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Thomasia antiqua

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Taxonomy
Microlestes antiquus was named by Plieninger (1847). Its type specimen is Stuttgart Naturalienkabinet specimens, a set of teeth (two minute teeth), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Schlösslesmühle bone bed, which is in a Rhaetian terrestrial horizon in the Exter Formation of Germany. It is the type species of Thomasia.

It was recombined as Thomasia antiqua by , Simpson (1928), Hahn (1973), Butler and Macintyre (1994) and Kielan-Jaworowska et al. (2004).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Microlestes antiquus Plieninger
1871Microlestes antiquus Owen p. 3 figs. pl. 1, figs 14-15
1928Haramiya fissurae Simpson
1928Thomasia anglica Simpson
1928Microcleptes fissurae Simpson p. 60 figs. Pl. 2, figs 2-3; text-figs 15a-b
1928Thomasia antiqua Simpson p. 63
1928Thomasia anglica Simpson p. 66 figs. Pl. 2, fig. 4; text-figs 17-18
1973Thomasia antiqua Hahn
1979Haramiya fissurae Clemens and Kielan-Jaworowska p. 102
1979Thomasia anglica Clemens and Kielan-Jaworowska p. 102
1979Thomasia antigua Clemens and Kielan-Jaworowska p. 102
1980Thomasia anglica Clemens p. 72
1990 Sigogneau-Russell
1994Thomasia antiqua Butler and Macintyre p. 449
2004Thomasia antiqua Kielan-Jaworowska et al. pp. 253, 257-258

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
Allotheria()
genusThomasiaPoche 1908
speciesantiqua()

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
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