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Tapinocephaloidea

Reptilia - Gorgodontia

Taxonomy
Tapinocephaloidea was named by Owen (1876).

It was reranked as the suborder Tapinocephaloidea by Nopcsa (1923).

It was assigned to Dinocephalia by Nopcsa (1923); and to Tapinocephalida by Ivakhnenko (2003) and Ivakhnenko (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1876Tapinocephaloidea Owen
1923Tapinocephaloidea Nopcsa
2003Tapinocephaloidea Ivakhnenko
2008Tapinocephaloidea Ivakhnenko p. 107

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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
subclassTheromorpha()
Eotherapsida()
superorderDinomorpha
orderGorgodontia
suborderDinocephalia
infraorderTapinocephalia
superfamilyTapinocephaloideaOwen 1876
superfamilyTapinocephaloideaOwen 1876

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