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Harmodontosaurus emeryensis

Reptilia - Squamata - Teiidae

Taxonomy
Harmodontosaurus emeryensis was named by Nydam (2002). Its type specimen is OMNH 33889, a mandible (partial right dentary), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Mussentuchit (OMNH V868), which is in an Albian/Cenomanian terrestrial horizon in the Cedar Mountain Formation of Utah. It is the type species of Harmodontosaurus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Harmodontosaurus emeryensis Nydam p. 650 figs. 3, 9

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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
superfamilyLacertoideaCamp 1923
Teiioidea
familyTeiidaeGray 1827
genusHarmodontosaurus
speciesemeryensis

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