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Igua minuta

Reptilia - Squamata

Taxonomy
Igua minuta was named by Borsuk-Bialynicka and Alifanov (1991). Its type specimen is ZPAL MgR-I/60, a partial skull (a damaged skull with associate mandibles, possibly juvenile), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Khulsan (general) [PMPE], which is in a Campanian eolian sandstone/sandstone in the Barun Goyot Formation of Mongolia. It is the type species of Igua.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1991Igua minuta Borsuk-Bialynicka and Alifanov p. 331

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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
IguanomorphaSukhanov 1961
Pleurodonta(Cope 1864)
genusIgua
speciesminuta

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