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Lariosauridae

Reptilia - Sauropterygia - Lariosauridae

Taxonomy
Lariosauridae was named by Gervais (1859). Its type is Lariosaurus.

It was reranked as the subfamily Lariosaurinae by Nopcsa (1928).

It was assigned to Sauropterygia by Lydekker (1889); to Nothosauridae by Nopcsa (1928); and to Nothosauroidea by Young (1965).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1859Lariosauridae Gervais
1889Lariosauridae Lydekker p. 284
1928Lariosaurinae Nopcsa p. 173
1965Lariosauridae Young p. 355

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
orderSauropterygia
familyLariosauridaeGervais 1859
familyLariosauridaeGervais 1859

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available