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Amblypus dextratus

Reptilia -

Taxonomy
Amblypus dextratus was named by Hitchcock (1858). It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type specimen is AC 34/27, a footprint, and it is a trace fossil. Its type locality is below Turners Falls, tracksite, which is in a Hettangian/Sinemurian fluvial-lacustrine sandstone/shale in the Portland Formation of Massachusetts. It is the type species of Amblypus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1858Amblypus dextratus Hitchcock p. 143
1871Amblypus dextratus Hitchcock p. xxi
1889Amblypus dextratus Hitchcock p. 119
1904Amblypus dextratus Lull p. 530
1917Amblypus dextratus Lull p. 123

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
RankNameAuthor
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
Testudinata(Oppel 1811)
genusAmblypus
speciesdextratus

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