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Kitchingnathus untabeni

Reptilia - Procolophonidae

Taxonomy
Kitchingnathus untabeni was named by Cisneros (2008). Its type specimen is BP/1/1187, a partial skeleton (skull and jaw, some ribs, parts of girdles, sacral vertebrae), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Hobbs Hill, which is in an Olenekian fluvial sandstone in the Katberg Formation of South Africa. It is the type species of Kitchingnathus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2008Kitchingnathus untabeni Cisneros p. 127 figs. 2, 3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassParareptilia
Procolophonomorpha()
Procolophonia()
superfamilyProcolophonoidea
familyProcolophonidae
genusKitchingnathus
speciesuntabeni

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