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Cordyloidea (disused)

Reptilia - Squamata

Taxonomy
Cordyloidea was named by Fitzinger (1826). It is extant.

It was assigned to Scincomorpha by Kuhn (1966), Hoffstetter (1967) and Estes (1983).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1826Cordyloidea Fitzinger
1946Zonuroidea Kuhn p. 61
1966Cordyloidea Kuhn p. 52
1967Cordyloidea Hoffstetter p. 356
1983Cordyloidea Estes

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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
suborderLacertilia(Owen 1842)
infraorderScincomorpha
superfamilyCordyloideaFitzinger 1826
superfamilyCordyloideaFitzinger 1826

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