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Sveltonectes insolitus

Reptilia - Ophthalmosauridae

Taxonomy
Sveltonectes insolitus was named by Fischer et al. (2011). Its type specimen is IRSNB R269, a skeleton (Near complete skeleton), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Ulyanovsk area [Sveltonectes insolitus type locality], which is in a Barremian marine marl in the Russian Federation.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2011Sveltonectes insolitus Fischer et al. p. 1010
2013Sveltonectes insolitus Fischer et al.
2014Sveltonectes insolitus Arkhangelsky and Zverkov

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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
RankNameAuthor
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Ichthyosauromorpha
Ichthyosauriformes
Ichthyopterygia(Owen 1840)
Eoichthyosauria
Ichthyosauria(de Blainville 1835)
Parvipelvia
NeoichthyosauriaSander 2000
Thunnosauria
Baracromia
familyOphthalmosauridaeAppleby 1956
subfamilyPlatypterygiinaeArkhangelsky 2001
genusSveltonectes
speciesinsolitus

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