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Mongolochamopinae

Reptilia - Squamata

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1993Mongolochamopinae Alifanov pp. 72-74
2000Mongolochamopinae Alifanov
2000Mongolochamopidae Alifanov p. 374

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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()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Lepidosauromorpha(Benton 1983)
superorderLepidosauria()
orderSquamata
Episquamata
ToxicoferaVidal and Hedges 2005
infraorderIguaniaCuvier 1817
infraorderMacrocephalosauria
superfamilyMongolochamopoidea
subfamilyMongolochamopinae
subfamilyMongolochamopinae

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
V. R. Alifanov 1993Medium-sized and small lizards with conical and tri-tubercular teeth. Contact between maxilla and frontal bones always developed. Pineal foramen located in parietal bone at some distance from frontal-parietal suture. no contact between zygomatic and squamosal bones. Pterygoid bones usually with a few uniserial teeth. Dentary bone with distinct angular (ventrocaudal) process, usually reaching level to center of coronoid