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Triaenopus baileyanus

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Taxonomy
Sauroidichnites baileyi was named by Hitchcock (1841). It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type specimen is AC 31/27, a footprint, and it is a trace fossil. Its type locality is Wethersfield tracksite, which is in a Hettangian/Sinemurian fluvial-lacustrine shale/sandstone in the Portland Formation of Connecticut. It is the type species of Triaenopus.

It was recombined as Triaenopus baileyanus by Hitchcock (1845), Hitchcock (1848) and Lull (1904); it was recombined as Triaenopus baileyi by Lull (1917).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1841Sauroidichnites baileyi Hitchcock
1841Sauroidichnites emmonsii Hitchcock
1845Triaenopus baileyanus Hitchcock p. 24
1845Triaenopus emmonsianus Hitchcock p. 24
1848Triaenopus baileyanus Hitchcock p. 204
1848Triaenopus emmonsianus Hitchcock pp. 204-205
1858Triaenopus leptodactylus Hitchcock p. 111
1871Triaenopus leptodactylus Hitchcock p. xxi
1889Triaenopus leptodactylus Hitchcock p. 119
1895Triaenopus leptodactylus Lyman figs. Pl. 610
1898Triaenopus leptodactylus Hitchcock p. 402
1904Triaenopus baileyanus Lull p. 539
1917Triaenopus baileyi Lull p. 126

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
RankNameAuthor
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
genusTriaenopus
speciesbaileyanus(Hitchcock 1841)

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