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Xuanhuaceratops niei

Reptilia - Chaoyangsauridae

Taxonomy
Xuanhuaceratops niei was named by Zhao et al. (2006). Its type specimen is IVPP 12722, a partial skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Yanjiagou, Xuanhua, which is in a Jurassic terrestrial sandstone in the Houcheng Formation of China. It is the type species of Xuanhuaceratops.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2006Xuanhuaceratops niei Zhao et al. p. 468 fig. 1
2015Xuanhuaceratops niei Han et al. p. 1

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Ornithischia()
Neornithischia()
Clypeodonta
Cerapoda
Marginocephalia
Ceratopsia()
familyChaoyangsauridae()
genusXuanhuaceratops
speciesniei

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