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Palamopus divaricans

Reptilia - Batrachopodidae

Taxonomy
Macropterna divaricans was named by Hitchcock (1848). It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type specimen is AC 27/3, a footprint, and it is a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Palamopus divaricans by Lull (1904).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1848Macropterna divaricans Hitchcock p. 237 figs. Pl. 15:7
1861Macropterna divaricans Deane p. 45
1871Macropterna divaricans Hitchcock p. xxi
1889Macropterna divaricans Hitchcock p. 119
1894Macropterna divaricans Lyman p. 206
1898Macropterna divaricans Hitchcock p. 402
1904Palamopus divaricans Lull pp. 532-533

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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
RankNameAuthor
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
Pseudosuchia(Zittel 1890)
SuchiaKrebs 1974
Aetosauria(Lydekker 1889)
familyBatrachopodidae
genusPalamopus
speciesdivaricans()

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