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Chaohusaurus geishanensis

Reptilia - Grippiidae

Taxonomy
Chaohusaurus geishanensis was named by Young and Dong (1972). It is not extant. It is the type species of Chaohusaurus.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Chaohusaurus geishanensis Young and Dong
1985Anhuisaurus chaoxianensis Chen
1985Anhuisaurus faciles Chen p. 142
1991Chensaurus chaoxianensis Mazin Suteethora et al.
1991Chensaurus faciles Mazin et al. p. 1208
1996Chensaurus chaoxianensis Motani et al. p. 347
2000Chaohusaurus geishanensis Maisch and Matzke p. 61
2010Chaohusaurus geishanensis Maisch

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Ichthyosauromorpha
Ichthyosauriformes
Ichthyopterygia(Owen 1840)
Eoichthyosauria
Ichthyosauria(de Blainville 1835)
familyGrippiidaeWiman 1929
genusChaohusaurusYoung and Dong 1972
speciesgeishanensisYoung and Dong 1972

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