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Rhynchosauria (rhynchosaur)

Reptilia -

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1903Rhynchosauria Osborn pp. 456, 477
1910Rhynchosauri Jaekel p. 333
1937Rhynchosauria Roxo p. 44
1946Rhynchosauria Kuhn p. 62
1985Rhynchosauria Benton p. 154
1988Rhynchosauria Carroll
1989Rhynchosauria Gauthier et al. p. 345
1990Rhynchosauria Benton p. 13
1995Rhynchosauria Long and Murry
1998Rhynchosauria Dilkes p. 503
2004Rhynchosauria Nesbitt and Whatley p. 3
2016Rhynchosauria Ezcurra

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
Rhynchosauria()
Rhynchosauria()

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: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Diet: herbivoreo
Created: 2009-01-03 20:37:19
Modified: 2009-01-03 22:37:19
Source: o = order, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Benton 1983, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Induan to the top of the Rhaetian or 252.17000 to 201.30000 Ma

Collections (115 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Induan252.17 - 251.2South Africa (Eastern Cape) Eosuchus colletti (85942)
Aegean - Bithynian247.2 - 242.0USA (Arizona) Ammorhynchus navajoi (49853 49854 49855 49856)
Aegean - Bithynian247.2 - 242.0Germany (Rheinland-Pfalz) Eifelosaurus triadicus (134292)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0India (Madhya Pradesh) Rhynchosauria indet. (136644 136645)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0India (Andhra Pradesh) Mesodapedon kuttyi (136648)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Tanzania (Iringa) Stenaulorhynchus stockleyi (55756)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0South Africa (Free State) Eohyosaurus wolvaardti (171026)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0South Africa (Eastern Cape) Howesia browni (144344) Mesosuchus browni (85943)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Tanzania (Ruvuma) Stenaulorhynchus major (105297 136941) Stenaulorhynchus sp. (64085 194380)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0United Kingdom (England) Hyperodapedon sp. (88984) Rhynchosauridae indet., Hyperodapedon gordoni (57944) Rhynchosaurus articeps (80838) Rhynchosaurus brodiei (97695) Rhynchosaurus spenceri (88950 88951 88953 88954 88955 88956 88957 88959 88960 88961 88962 88963 88964 88965 88966 88968 88969 88970 88973 88974 88993 88994)
Anisian - Ladinian247.2 - 237.0United Kingdom (England) Hyperodapedon gordoni (24666)
Middle Triassic247.2 - 237.0United Kingdom (England) Rhynchosaurus brodiei (34402)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Argentina (La Rioja) Rhynchosauridae indet., Rhynchosauria indet. (195243)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul) Rhynchosauria new species (105604)
Ladinian - Carnian242.0 - 228.0Madagascar (Toliara) Isalorhynchus genovefae (96207 96221) Rhynchosauria indet. (100373) Rhynchosauria nov. sp., Isalorhynchus genovefae (96283)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Canada (Nova Scotia) Hyperodapedon sp. (107286)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Zimbabwe (Mashonaland Central) Hyperodapedon sp. (48460 94781 94782)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Argentina (San Juan) Rhynchosauria indet. (52747) Scaphonyx sp. (47036 47037)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0India (Madhya Pradesh) Hyperodapedon huxleyi (94787) Hyperodapedon tikiensis (174029)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0USA (Wyoming) Hyperodapedon sanjuanensis (91493)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Poland (Slaskie) Rhynchosauridae indet. (110468)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0USA (Texas) Rhynchosauridae indet. (84271)
Carnian - Norian237.0 - 208.5Tanzania (Ruvuma) Scaphonyx stockleyi, Scaphonyx africanus (98625)
Carnian - Norian237.0 - 208.5India (Andhra Pradesh) Hyperodapedon huxleyi, Paradapedon indicus (112285) Paradapedon huxleyi (98628 136899 136902 136903) Rhynchosauria indet. (174030)
Carnian - Norian237.0 - 208.5Argentina (San Juan) Rhynchosaurinae indet. (49007)
Carnian - Norian237.0 - 208.5Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul) Cephalonia lotziana (72088 72089 99381 99382 99407) Cephalonia lotziana, Hyperodapedon sanjuanensis (99410) Hyperodapedon huenei, Hyperodapedon mariensis (92319) Hyperodapedon sanjuanensis (105825) Hyperodapedon sp. (92320 98623 102346 175572) Rhynchosauria indet. (56189 88202 88203 88204) Scaphonyx fischeri (13220 38250 72086 72090 72137 72138 72139 99409 99411) Scaphonyx fischeri, Cephalonia lotziana (72136)
Carnian - Norian237.0 - 208.5United Kingdom (Scotland) Hyperodapedon gordoni (89008 89012) Stenometopon taylori, Hyperodapedon gordoni (57948)
Carnian - Norian237.0 - 208.5USA (Texas) Otischalkia elderae (71982)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.3Argentina (San Juan) Scaphonyx sp. (131436)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.3United Kingdom (England) Rhynchosauroides articeps (174686)
Tuvalian232.0 - 221.5Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul) Hyperodapedon sp. (196709)
Norian228.0 - 208.5Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul) Hyperodapedon sanjuanensis (102340) Scaphonyx fischeri (72087) Scaphonyx sulcognathus (102339) Teyumbaita sulcognathus (102348)
Norian228.0 - 208.5USA (Connecticut) Sphenodontia indet. (79375)
Norian228.0 - 208.5USA (New Mexico) Rhynchosauridae indet. (48516)
Norian228.0 - 208.5Argentina (San Juan) Rhynchosauria indet. (52742)
Norian228.0 - 208.5USA (Texas) Rhynchosauria indet. (12942) Rhynchosauridae indet. (22704 22707)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3USA (Arizona) Rhynchosauridae indet. (48423)