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Bipedidae

Reptilia - Squamata - Bipedidae

Taxonomy
Bipedidae was named by Taylor (1951). It is extant.

It was assigned to Amphisbaenia by Estes (1983); to Amphisbaenia by Frank and Ramus (1996); and to Amphisbaeniformes by Longrich et al. (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1951Bipedidae Taylor
1983Bipedidae Estes
1996Bipedidae Frank and Ramus
2015Bipedidae Longrich et al.

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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
infraorderAmphisbaeniaGray 1844
Amphisbaeniformes
familyBipedidaeTaylor 1951
familyBipedidaeTaylor 1951

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