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Delectosaurus berezhanensis

Taxonomy
Delectosaurus berezhanensis was named by Kurkin (2001). Its type specimen is PIN no. 1536/2, a partial skull (preorbital part of skull, anterior part of the parietal region and right half of the occiput are preserved; missing part of the mandible), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Berezhane, PIN 1536, which is in a Vyatkian terrestrial claystone/sandstone in the Russian Federation.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2001Delectosaurus berezhanensis Kurkin p. 54
2008Delectosaurus berezhanensis Ivakhnenko

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
Anomodontia(Owen 1859)
Chainosauria()
Dicynodontia(Owen 1859)
Bidentalia()
DicynodontoideaCluver and King 1983
genusDelectosaurus
speciesberezhanensis

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