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Meurthodon gallicus

- Therioherpetidae

Taxonomy
Meurthodon gallicus was named by Sigogneau-Russell and Hahn (1994). Its type specimen is MNHN SNP-1-W, a tooth, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Saint-Nicolas-de-Port, which is in a Rhaetian fluvial-lacustrine sandstone in the Gres à Avicula contorta Formation of France. It is the type species of Meurthodon.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Meurthodon gallicus Sigogneau-Russell and Hahn p. 213 fig. 10.11

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
RankNameAuthor
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
familyTherioherpetidaeBattail 1991
genusMeurthodon
speciesgallicus

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