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Lystrosaurus youngi

- Lystrosauridae

Taxonomy
Lystrosaurus youngi was named by Sun (1964). Its type specimen is IVPP V 8532, a skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Tung-Hsaio-Lung-Kou, Jimusar, which is in an Induan terrestrial siliciclastic in the Jiucaiyuan Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1964Lystrosaurus youngi Sun pp. 216-217 fig. 1
1973Lystrosaurus youngi Sun p. 65
2008Lystrosaurus youngi Li and Sun p. 393

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
RankNameAuthor
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
Anomodontia(Owen 1859)
Chainosauria()
Dicynodontia(Owen 1859)
Bidentalia()
DicynodontoideaCluver and King 1983
familyLystrosauridae
genusLystrosaurusCope 1870
speciesyoungi

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