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Galechiridae (disused)

Reptilia - Theromorpha - Galechiridae

Taxonomy
Galechiridae was named by Broom (1912).

It was assigned to Dromasauria by Kuhn (1946); and to Anomodontia by Rubidge and Hopson (1990).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1912Galechiridae Broom
1946Galechiridae Kuhn p. 57
1990Galechiridae Rubidge and Hopson p. 44

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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
Sauropsida
classReptilia
orderTheromorpha
suborderDromasauria
familyGalechiridaeBroom 1912
familyGalechiridaeBroom 1912

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