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Aetosauria

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Episcoposaurus Cope p. 213
1889Aetosauria Lydekker
1892Desmatosuchus haploceras Cope
1892Episcoposaurus haplocerus Cope p. 129
1904Aetosauria Osborn p. 100
1910Aetosauri Jaekel p. 340
1915Episcoposaurus Huene p. 492
1915Aetosauria Lull p. 98
1917Aetosauria Lull p. 113
1922Episcoposaurus Huene p. 23
1942Episcoposaurus Huene p. 243
1985Aetosauria Gauthier and Padian pp. 187-189 fig. 1
1986Desmatosuchus haploceros Parrish and Carpenter p. 152
1988Aetosauria Carroll
1990Aetosauria Sereno and Arcucci p. 41
1991Aetosauria Sereno p. 11
1993Aetosauria Parrish p. 290 fig. 1
1995Aetosauria Long and Murry p. 66
1995Desmatosuchus haplocerus Long and Murry p. 89
1998Aetosauria Heckert and Lucas
1998Aetosauria Lucas et al.
2000Aetosauria Heckert and Lucas
2005Desmatosuchus haplocerus Irmis p. 75
2006Desmatosuchus haploceras Spielmann et al. pp. 583-584
2007Aetosauria Parker
2007Desmatosuchus haplocerus Parker
2007Aetosauria Schoch
2007Aetosauria Weinbaum and Hungerbühler p. 141
2011Aetosauria Nesbitt p. 195 fig. 51

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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
RankNameAuthor
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
Pseudosuchia(Zittel 1890)
SuchiaKrebs 1974
Aetosauria(Lydekker 1889)
Aetosauria(Lydekker 1889)

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
S. J. Nesbitt 2011The most inclusive clade containing Aetosaurus ferratus Fraas, 1877, and Desmatosuchus haplocerus Cope, 1892, than to Rutiodon carolinensis Emmons, 1856, Postosuchus kirkpatricki Chatterjee, 1985, Prestosuchus chiniquensis Huene, 1942, Poposaurus gracilis Mehl, 1915, Crocodylus niloticus Laurenti, 1768, Gracilisuchus stipanicicorum Romer, 1972c, and Revueltosaurus callenderi Hunt, 1989