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Graciliraptor lujiatunensis

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae

Taxonomy
Graciliraptor lujiatunensis was named by Xu and Wang (2004). Its type specimen is IVPP V13474, a partial skeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Lujiatun village, Beipiao (IVPP), which is in an Aptian fluvial tuff in the Yixian Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2004Graciliraptor lujiatunensis Xu and Wang pp. 112-113 figs. 1-3
2009Graciliraptor lujiatunen Zheng et al.
2010Graciliraptor lujiatunensis Amiot et al. p. 351

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
RankNameAuthor
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptora
Paraves
infraorderDeinonychosauria
familyDromaeosauridae
genusGraciliraptor
specieslujiatunensis

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