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Labrodioctes montanensis

Reptilia - Squamata - Necrosauridae

Taxonomy
Labrodioctes montanensis was named by Gao and Fox (1996). Its type specimen is ANSP 18664, a mandible (partial left dentary with five teeh/spaces, and broken bases of six others), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Blackbird Ridge Quarry (BR), which is in a Campanian/Campanian terrestrial horizon in the Judith River Formation of Montana. It is the type species of Labrodioctes.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1996Labrodioctes montanensis Gao and Fox pp. 86-88 fig. 36

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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
RankNameAuthor
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Lepidosauromorpha(Benton 1983)
superorderLepidosauria()
orderSquamata
Episquamata
ToxicoferaVidal and Hedges 2005
suborderAnguimorphaFürbringer 1900
familyNecrosauridaeHoffstetter 1943
genusLabrodioctes
speciesmontanensis

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