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Diatryma gigantea

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Diatrymidae

Taxonomy
Diatryma gigantea was named by Cope (1876) [type locality is "New Mexico"]. It is a 3D body fossil.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1876Diatryma gigantea Cope p. 11
1903Diatryma gigantea Lucas p. 556
1915Diatryma gigantea Shufeldt p. 34
1917Diatryma gigantea Matthew and Granger p. 322
1917Diatryma steini Matthew and Granger p. 322
1928Omorhamphus storchii Sinclair p. 52
1933Diatryma steini Lambrecht p. 567
1933Diatryma giganteum Lambrecht p. 568
1933Omorhamphus storchii Lambrecht p. 571
1991Diatryma gigantea Witmer and Rose p. 96

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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
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
RankNameAuthor
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptora
Paraves
classAves
PygostyliaChiappe 2002
Ornithothoraces
OrnithuromorphaChiappe et al. 1999
subclassOrnithurae
subclassNeornithesGadow 1893
Neognathae(Pycraft 1900)
GalloanseraeSibley and Ahlquist 1990
superorderGalloanserimorphae
orderDiatrymiformes()
familyDiatrymidaeShufeldt 1913
genusDiatryma
speciesgigantea

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