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Xenopus arabiensis

Salientia - Pipidae

Taxonomy
Xenopus arabiensis was named by Henrici and Báez (2001). Its type specimen is AMNH VP 30009, a partial skeleton (skeleton lacking distal portions of anterior limbs and most of the hind limbs), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Ar Rhyashia, which is in an Oligocene lacustrine - small shale in Yemen.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2001Xenopus arabiensis Henrici and Báez p. 872

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
RankNameAuthor
Tetrapoda()
Temnospondyli()
Lissamphibia()
Batrachia(Macartney 1802)
orderSalientia
orderAnura()
familyPipidaeGray 1825
subfamilyXenopodinaeFitzinger 1843
genusXenopusWagler 1827
speciesarabiensis

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