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Rauisuchus tiradentes

Reptilia -

Taxonomy
Rauisuchus tiradentes was named by Huene (1942). Its type specimen is BSPG AS XXV 60–68, 72, 73a, 74-91, 92-100, 105-119, 121, a partial skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Sanga 6 (excavation 15), Santa Maria, which is in a Carnian/Norian fluvial claystone in the Santa Maria Formation of Brazil. It is the type species of Rauisuchus.

It was corrected as Rauisuchus triradentes by Parrish (1993).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1942Rauisuchus tiradentes Huene p. 195 figs. 40-41; Pl. 24-27
1993Rauisuchus triradentes Parrish p. 301
2011Rauisuchus tiradentes Nesbitt p. 36
2015Rauisuchus tiradentes Lautenschlager and Rauhut p. 58

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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
Sauropsida
classReptilia
RankNameAuthor
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
Pseudosuchia(Zittel 1890)
SuchiaKrebs 1974
Paracrocodylomorpha
Loricata(Merrem 1820)
Rauisuchidae(Huene 1942)
genusRauisuchus
speciestiradentes

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