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Adriosaurus microbrachis

Reptilia - Squamata

Taxonomy
Adriosaurus microbrachis was named by Palci and Caldwell (2007). Its type specimen is MCSNT 7792, a partial skeleton (An articulated specimen missing the skull, and part of the cervical and caudal skeleton), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Komen, which is in a Cenomanian marginal marine limestone in Slovenia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2007Adriosaurus microbrachis Palci and Caldwell

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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
superfamilyMosasauria(Marsh 1880)
Dolichosauridae(Gervais 1852)
genusAdriosaurus
speciesmicrobrachis

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