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Pelodosotis elongatum

- Ostodolepidae

Taxonomy
Pelodosotis elongatum was named by Carroll and Gaskill (1978). Its type specimen is UMMP 11156, a skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Coffee Creek, 34 (Arroyo Formation), which is in a Kungurian terrestrial claystone/sandstone in the Arroyo Formation of Texas.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1978Pelodosotis elongatum Carroll and Gaskill p. 78 figs. 48-51, 58
1998Pelodosotis elongatum Carroll et al. p. 51

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
RankNameAuthor
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Amphibia()
Lepospondyli()
Microsauria()
suborderTuditanomorpha
familyOstodolepidaeRomer 1945
genusPelodosotis
specieselongatum

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