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Tapejaridae

Reptilia -

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Tapejaridae Kellner pp. 439-440
1997Tapejaridae Unwin and Lü
2002Tapejaridae Kellner and Campos p. 389
2003Tapejaridae Unwin
2005Tapejaridae Andres and Norell pp. 3-4 fig. 3
2006Tapejaridae Lü et al.
2006Tapejaridae Wang and Zhou p. 406
2007Tapejaridae Lü et al. p. 683
2007Tapejaridae Unwin and Martill
2014Tapejaridae Headden and Campos

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
superclassSarcopterygii()
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
RankNameAuthor
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
PterosauromorphaPadian 1997
Pterosauria(Kaup 1834)
suborderPterodactyloideaPlieninger 1901
Lophocratia
superfamilyOrnithocheiroideaSeeley 1870
superfamilyAzhdarchoideaUnwin 1992
Neoazhdarchia
superfamilyTapejaroideaKellner 1989
Tapejaridae()
Tapejaridae()

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: volantf
Diet: frugivoref
Created: 2009-01-05 17:55:32
Modified: 2009-01-05 19:55:32
Source: f = family, o = order, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Padian 1985, Wang and Zhou 2006, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Aptian to the top of the Campanian or 122.46000 to 72.10000 Ma

Collections (9 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Aptian125.0 - 113.0China (Liaoning) Huaxiapterus benxiensis (92905) Sinopterus dongi (92898) Sinopterus dongi, Sinopterus gui, Huaxiapterus jii, Huaxiapterus corollatus, Jidapterus edentus (92652)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0Brazil (Ceará) Caupedactylus ybaka (114920)
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 112.03Brazil (Ceara) Tapejara imperator, Tapejaridae indet., Tapejara navigans, Thalassodrominae indet., Azhdarchidae indet. (77891)
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 112.03Brazil (Ceará) Tupandactylus imperator (102227)
Early/Lower Albian112.03 - 109.0Brazil (Ceará) Tapejara wellnhoferi, Thalassodrominae indet. (92290)
Cenomanian100.5 - 93.9Morocco (Er Rachidia) Tapejaridae indet. (90076)
Turonian - Campanian93.9 - 72.1Brazil (Paraná) Caiuajara dobruskii (160057)