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Tarsoplectrus angustus

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Taxonomy
Plectropterna angusta was named by Hitchcock (1858). It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type specimen is AC 33/39, a footprint, and it is a trace fossil. Its type locality is Roswell Field's Orchard, Gill, which is in a Hettangian/Sinemurian fluvial-lacustrine sandstone/shale in the Portland Formation of Massachusetts.

It was recombined as Tarsoplectrus angustus by Lull (1904).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1858Plectropterna angusta Hitchcock p. 110
1871Plectropterna angusta Hitchcock p. xxi
1889Plectropterna angusta Hitchcock p. 119
1894Plectropterna angusta Lyman p. 205
1895Plectropterna angusta Lyman figs. Pl. 608
1898Plectropterna angusta Hitchcock p. 402
1904Tarsoplectrus angustus Lull p. 520
1917Plectropterna angusta Lull p. 120

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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
RankNameAuthor
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
genusTarsoplectrus
speciesangustus()

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