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Triadobatrachus massinoti

Salientia

Taxonomy
Protobatrachus massinoti was named by Piveteau (1804). Its type specimen is MNHN no MAE 126, a skeleton (mostly complete mold of a skeleton lacking some distal limb elements), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Betsieka, which is in an Induan/Smithian paralic shale in the Middle Sakamena Formation of Madagascar.

It was recombined as Triadobatrachus massinoti by Kuhn (1962) and Rage and Roček (1989).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1804Protobatrachus massinoti Piveteau p. 1804
1938Protobatrachus triassicus Kuhn p. 8
1962Triadobatrachus massinoti Kuhn p. 328
1989Triadobatrachus massinoti Rage and Roček p. 4

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
RankNameAuthor
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Temnospondyli()
Lissamphibia()
Batrachia(Macartney 1802)
orderSalientia
genusTriadobatrachusKuhn 1962
speciesmassinoti(Piveteau 1804)

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