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Desmospondylus

- Seymouriidae

Taxonomy
Desmospondylus was named by Williston (1910). It is not extant.

It was synonymized subjectively with Seymouria by Bruner (1991).

It was assigned to Seymouriidae by Carroll et al. (1972).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1910Desmospondylus Williston
1972Desmospondylus Carroll et al. p. 27

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
RankNameAuthor
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
suborderSeymouriamorphaWatson 1917
superfamilySeymourioideaTatarinov 1971
familySeymouriidaeWilliston 1911
genusDesmospondylus

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