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Scutosaurus

Reptilia - Pareiasauridae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Scutosaurus Hartmann-Weinberg pp. 48, 49
1937Proelginia Hartmann-Weinberg pp. 691, 709
1940Scutosaurus Efremov p. 107
1988Scutosaurus Carroll
1997Scutosaurus Lee p. 271
2000Scutosaurus Lee p. 76
2008Proelginia Ivakhnenko p. 78
2008Scutosaurus Ivakhnenko p. 78

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassParareptilia
Procolophonomorpha()
Procolophonia()
Hallucicrania
superfamilyPareiasauroideaNopsca 1928
Pareiasauria()
familyPareiasauridaeLydekker 1889
genusScutosaurus

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
M. S. Y. Lee 2000as for the type and only species [S. karpinskii]