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Xianshanosaurus shijiagouensis

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Taxonomy
Xianshanosaurus shijiagouensis was named by Lü et al. (2009). Its type specimen is KLR-07-62, a set of postcrania (10 caudal vertebrae, one haemal arch, right coracoid, left femur and several thoracic ribs), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Haoling Village, Liudian Town, which is in a Cenomanian/Turonian terrestrial mudstone in the Mangchuan Formation of China. It is the type species of Xianshanosaurus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2009Xianshanosaurus shijiagouensis Lü et al. p. 51 figs. 7-8
2011Xianshanosaurus shijiagouensis Jiang et al. p. 1150
2012Xianshanosaurus shijiagouensis D'Emic

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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
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
RankNameAuthor
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Eusaurischia
Sauropodomorpha(Huene 1932)
Massopoda
Sauropodiformes
Sauropoda()
Eusauropoda
Neosauropoda
Macronaria
Titanosauriformes
Somphospondyli
Titanosauria
genusXianshanosaurus
speciesshijiagouensis

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