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Dermochelyidae (leatherback)

Reptilia - Testudines - Dermochelyidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1825Sphargididae Gray
1871Sphargidae Cope p. 235
1875Sphargididae Cope p. 16
1889Dermochelyidae Lydekker
1890Dermochelydidae Zittel p. 517
1893Dermochelyidae Baur p. 673
1898Sphargidae Gadow p. 21
1899Psephophoridae Goette
1902Dermochelyidae Hay p. 436
1906Sphargidae Andrews
1937Chelonia californiensis Gilmore figs. 1, 6; Plate 14
1966Dermochelyidae Kuhn p. 29
1975Dermochelyidae Gaffney p. 429
1981Dermochelidae Thurmond and Jones p. 135
1988Dermochelyidae Carroll
1988Dermochelyidae Weems p. 141 figs. Table 2
1992Dermochelyidae Dodd, Jr. and Morgan p. 3
1995Dermochelyidae Hirayama p. 3
1995Dermochelyidae Köhler
1995Dermochelyidae de la Fuente et al.
1996Dermochelyidae Frank and Ramus
1996Dermochelyidae Hirayama and Chitoku p. 598
1998Dermochelyidae Hirayama
1998Dermochelyidae Hirayama and Hikida p. 70
2004Dermochelyidae Joyce et al.
2006Dermochelyidae Parmley et al. p. 345
2007Dermochelyidae Karl p. 52
2007Dermochelyidae Karl and Tichy
2014Dermochelyidae van Dijk et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
Testudinata(Oppel 1811)
orderTestudinesBatsch 1788
PancryptodiraJoyce et al. 2004
superfamilyChelonioidea
familyDermochelyidaeLydekker 1889
familyDermochelyidaeLydekker 1889

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