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Gamerabaena sonsalla

Reptilia - Testudines

Taxonomy
Gamerabaena sonsalla was named by Lyson and Joyce (2010). Its type specimen is ND 06-14.1, a partial skull (Incomplete skull without mandible), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Bucklin Township, near Marmarth, which is in a Maastrichtian channel lag conglomerate in the Hell Creek Formation of North Dakota. It is the type species of Gamerabaena.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2010Gamerabaena sonsalla Lyson and Joyce p. 395
2015Gamerabaena sonsalla Joyce and Lyson

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
RankNameAuthor
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
Testudinata(Oppel 1811)
orderTestudinesBatsch 1788
Paracryptodira
Baenidae(Cope 1882)
BaenoddaGaffney and Meylan 1988
Palatobaeninae()
genusGamerabaena
speciessonsalla

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