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Tijubina pontei

Reptilia - Squamata

Taxonomy
Tijubina pontei was named by Bonfim Júnior and Marques (1997). Its type specimen is Universidade Regional do Cariri - No MPSC - V 010 (Museu de Paleontologia de Santana do Cariri (MPSC-V 010), a skeleton, and it is a 3D fossil preserving soft parts. Its type locality is Barro Alto site (Sitio Barro Alto), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large horizon in the Crato Formation of Brazil. It is the type species of Tijubina.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1997Tijubina pontei Bonfim Júnior and Marques pp. 235-236 figs. 2-3
2012Tijubina pontei Simoes

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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
Scleroglossa
EvansauriaConrad 2008
genusTijubina
speciespontei

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