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Mancalla californiensis

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Alcidae

Taxonomy
Mancalla californiensis was named by Lucas (1901). Its type specimen is USNM 4976, a limb element (humerus), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is 3rd street tunnel, which is in a Pliocene coastal shale in the Fernando Formation of California.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1901Mancalla californiensis Lucas p. 133 figs. Figure 1, 2
1933Mancalla californiensis Lambrecht p. 562
1946Mancalla californiensis Miller p. 32
1949Mancalla californiensis Howard p. 196
1949Mancalla californiensis Miller and Howard p. 224
1960Mancalla californiensis Wetmore p. 14
1970Mancalla californiensis Howard p. 2
2011Mancalla californiensis Smith p. 57

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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
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
RankNameAuthor
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptora
Paraves
classAves
orderCharadriiformesHuxley 1867
Panalcidae
familyAlcidaeLeach 1820
subfamilyMancallinae()
genusMancalla
speciescaliforniensis

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