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Prosiren elinorae

- Prosirenidae

Taxonomy
Prosiren elinorae was named by Goin and Auffenberg (1958). Its type specimen is FMNH PR 391, a set of vertebrae (dorsal vertebra), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Butler Farm, which is in an Albian terrestrial claystone in the Antlers Formation of Texas. It is the type species of Prosiren.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Prosiren elinorae Goin and Auffenberg p. 450
1969Prosiren elinorae Estes p. 87
1981Prosiren elinorae Estes p. 18

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
RankNameAuthor
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Temnospondyli()
Lissamphibia()
Batrachia(Macartney 1802)
Caudata(Scopoli 1777)
suborderProsirenoidea
familyProsirenidae
genusProsiren
specieselinorae

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