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Anhanguera piscator

Reptilia -

Taxonomy
Anhanguera piscator was named by Kellner and Tomida (2000). Its type specimen is NSM-PV 19892, a partial skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Santana do Cariri (general), which is in an Albian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal shale in the Santana Formation of Brazil.

It was synonymized subjectively with Tropeognathus robustus by Unwin (2002); it was recombined as Coloborhynchus piscator by Veldmeijer (2003) and Veldmeijer et al. (2006); it was synonymized subjectively with Coloborhynchus robustus by Frey et al. (2003) and Martill and Unwin (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2000Anhanguera piscator Kellner and Tomida
2003Coloborhynchus piscator Veldmeijer
2006Coloborhynchus piscator Veldmeijer et al.
2008Anhanguera piscator Rodrigues and Kellner
2014Anhanguera piscator Andres et al.
2014Anhanguera piscator Headden and Campos
2014Anhanguera piscator Vila Nova et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
RankNameAuthor
Romeriida
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
genusAnhanguera
speciespiscator

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