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Ctenochasma roemeri

Reptilia -

Taxonomy
Ctenochasma roemeri was named by Meyer (1851) [type is an unnumbered specimen believed to have been in the paleontological collections of the Technische Universität Clausthal, Clausthal, Germany]. It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Deister Hills pterosaur, which is in a Berriasian marine sandstone in the Purbek Kalk Formation of Germany.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1851Ctenochasma roemeri Meyer
1851Ctenochasma roemeri von Meyer
2003Ctenochasma roemeri Unwin p. 145
2007Ctenochasma roemeri Bennett

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
RankNameAuthor
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
PterosauromorphaPadian 1997
Pterosauria(Kaup 1834)
suborderPterodactyloideaPlieninger 1901
Lophocratia
genusCtenochasma
speciesroemeri

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