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Cuyosuchus huenei

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Taxonomy
Cuyosuchus huenei was named by Reig (1961). Its type specimen is MCNAM 2669, a partial skeleton (Incomplete postcranial skeleton), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Bajada de la Obligacion, Cerro Bayo, which is in a Carnian/Norian terrestrial siliciclastic in the Cacheuta Formation of Argentina. It is the type species of Cuyosuchus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1961Cuyosuchus huenei Reig
1976Cuyosuchus huenei Charig and Sues p. 36
2002Cuyosuchus huenei Desojo et al.
2016Cuyosuchus huenei Ezcurra

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
genusCuyosuchusReig 1961
specieshueneiReig 1961

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