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Shanxia

Reptilia - Ankylosauridae

Taxonomy
Shanxia was named by Barrett et al. (1998).

It was synonymized subjectively with Tianzhenosaurus by Lü et al. (2007); it was considered a nomen dubium by Sullivan (2000); it was considered a nomen dubium by Carpenter (2001) and Vickaryous et al. (2004).

It was assigned to Syrmosaurinae by Ford (2000); to Ankylosauridae by Barrett et al. (1998), Upchurch and Barrett (2000) and Vickaryous et al. (2001); and to Ankylosaurinae by Han et al. (2014).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1998Shanxia Barrett et al. p. 376 figs. 2. 4-8
1998Shanxia tianzhenensis Barrett et al. p. 376
2000Shanxia Ford p. 176
2000Shanxia tianzhenensis Ford p. 176
2000Shanxia Upchurch and Barrett pp. 216-217
2000Shanxia tianzhenensis Upchurch and Barrett pp. 216-217
2001Shanxia Vickaryous et al. p. 1774
2001Shanxia tianzhenensis Vickaryous et al. p. 1774
2014Shanxia Han et al. p. 14 fig. 11
2014Shanxia tianzhenensis Han et al. p. 14 fig. 11
2016Shanxia tianzhenensis Xu et al. p. 68

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
RankNameAuthor
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Ornithischia()
Genasauria
Thyreophora()
Ankylosauria()
familyAnkylosauridae
subfamilyAnkylosaurinaeNopcsa 1918
genusShanxia

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