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Carsosaurus marchesetti

Reptilia - Squamata - Aigialosauridae

Taxonomy
Carsosaurus marchesetti was named by Kornhuber (1893). Its type specimen is MCSNT (Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Trieste), a set of postcrania (nearly complete skeleton lacking the skull), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Komen (cave), which is in a Cenomanian marginal marine limestone in Slovenia. It is the type species of Carsosaurus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1893Carsosaurus marchesetti Kornhuber

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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
ToxicoferaVidal and Hedges 2005
superfamilyMosasauroidea(Marsh 1880)
familyAigialosauridaeKramberger 1892
genusCarsosaurusKornhuber 1893
speciesmarchesettiKornhuber 1893

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