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Sharovisaurus

Reptilia - Squamata - Paramacellodidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1984Sharovisaurus Hecht and Hecht p. 133
1988Sharovisaurus Nessov p. 477
1998Sharovisaurus Evans and Chure
2000Sharovisaurus Alifanov p. 378

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Lepidosauromorpha(Benton 1983)
superorderLepidosauria()
orderSquamata
superfamilyScincoideaOppel 1811
familyParamacellodidae
genusSharovisaurus

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. K. Hecht and B. M. Hecht 1984Large lizard, with body up to 140 mm long; completely covered with osteoderms, carinate on neck and in aural region; a dermal fold passes along the margin of the body. Palatal teeth, possibly located in small pits.