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Avemetatarsalia

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Taxonomy
Avemetatarsalia was named by Benton (1999). It is not extant. It was considered monophyletic by Nesbitt (2011).

It was reranked as the unranked clade Avemetatarsalia by Nesbitt et al. (2017).

It was assigned to Archosauria by Benton (1999), Nesbitt (2011) and Nesbitt et al. (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1999Avemetatarsalia Benton
2011Avemetatarsalia Nesbitt p. 206 figs. 51, 52
2017Avemetatarsalia Nesbitt et al. p. 485

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
informalAvemetatarsalia

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