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Pseudopalatus maccauleyi

Reptilia - Parasuchidae

Taxonomy
Pseudopalatus maccauleyi was named by Ballew (1989). Its type specimen is UCMP 126999, a partial skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Dry Creek Tank SE (UCMP V82040, PFV 55), which is in a Norian terrestrial horizon in the Chinle Formation of Arizona.

It was recombined as Arribasuchus maccauleyi by Long and Murry (1995).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Pseudopalatus maccauleyi Ballew
1995Arribasuchus maccauleyi Long and Murry p. 58
2005Pseudopalatus maccauleyi Irmis
2005Pseudopalatus maccauleyi Parker p. 45
2006Pseudopalatus maccauleyi Parker and Irmis

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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
RankNameAuthor
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
Pseudosuchia(Zittel 1890)
Phytosauria(Jaeger 1828)
familyParasuchidaeLydekker 1885
subfamilyMystriosuchinaevon Huene 1915
Leptosuchomorpha
Mystriosuchini(Huene 1915)
genusPseudopalatus
speciesmaccauleyiBallew 1989

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