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Lucasuchus hunti

Reptilia -

Taxonomy
Lucasuchus hunti was named by Long and Murry (1995). Its type specimen is TMM 31100-257, an osteoderm (paramedian plate), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Otis Chalk Quarry 3, TMM 31100, which is in a Norian crevasse splay mudstone in the Colorado City Formation of Texas. It is the type species of Lucasuchus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1995Lucasuchus hunti Long and Murry p. 73 figs. 64-67
2007Lucasuchus hunti Parker
2010Lucasuchus hunti Parker and Martz p. 1102
2013Lucasuchus hunti Desojo et al.
2016Lucasuchus hunti Parker

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
Pseudosuchia(Zittel 1890)
SuchiaKrebs 1974
Aetosauria(Lydekker 1889)
Stagonolepididae(Lydekker 1887)
suborderDesmatosuchia
subfamilyDesmatosuchinae
Desmatosuchini
genusLucasuchus
specieshunti

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