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Paleorhinus ehlersi

Reptilia - Parasuchidae

Taxonomy
Promystriosuchus ehlersi was named by Case (1922). Its type specimen is UMMP 7487, a skull, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Near Otis Chalk, Brachysuchus holotype, which is in a Norian fluvial conglomerate in the Colorado City Formation of Texas. It is the type species of Promystriosuchus.

It was recombined as Paleorhinus ehlersi by Long and Murry (1995).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1922Promystriosuchus ehlersi Case p. 49 figs. 20-21
1995Paleorhinus ehlersi Long and Murry

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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
RankNameAuthor
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
Pseudosuchia(Zittel 1890)
Phytosauria(Jaeger 1828)
familyParasuchidaeLydekker 1885
genusPaleorhinusLydekker 1885
speciesehlersi()

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