Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Dolabrosaurus aquatilis

Reptilia - Drepanosauridae

Taxonomy
Dolabrosaurus aquatilis was named by Berman and Reisz (1992). Its type specimen is CM 28589, a set of postcrania (Partial skeleton), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is base of Mesa Prieto, which is in a Norian terrestrial horizon in the Chinle Formation of New Mexico. It is the type species of Dolabrosaurus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Dolabrosaurus aquatilis Berman and Reisz
2010Dolabrosaurus aquatilis Renesto et al. p. 21

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Drepanosauromorpha
familyDrepanosauridae
genusDolabrosaurus
speciesaquatilis

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