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Confuciusornis chuongzhous

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Confuciusornithidae

Taxonomy
Confuciusornis chuongzhous was named by Hou (1997) [spelling bof Zhang et al. 2009 is possibly a lapsus]. It is a compression fossil.

It was synonymized subjectively with Confuciusornis sanctus by Li et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1997Confuciusornis chuongzhous Hou
2009Confuciusornis chuongzhous Zhang et al. p. 787

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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()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
RankNameAuthor
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptora
Paraves
classAves
PygostyliaChiappe 2002
familyConfuciusornithidaeHou et al. 1995
genusConfuciusornisHou et al. 1995
specieschuongzhousHou 1997

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