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Youngosuchus sinensis

Reptilia -

Taxonomy
Vjushkovia sinensis was named by Young (1973). Its type specimen is IVPP V.3239, a partial skeleton, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Taoshuyuanzi, Turfan Basin, which is in an Anisian terrestrial horizon in the Kelamayi Formation of China. It is the type species of Youngosuchus.

It was recombined as Youngosuchus sinensis by Kalandadze and Sennikov (1985) and Ezcurra (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Vjushkovia sinensis Young p. 38 figs. 1-6; Pl. 1
1976Vjushkovia sinensis Charig and Sues p. 31
1985Youngosuchus sinensis Kalandadze and Sennikov p. 76
2016Youngosuchus sinensis Ezcurra

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
RankNameAuthor
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
Pseudosuchia(Zittel 1890)
genusYoungosuchusSennikov 1985
speciessinensis()

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