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Urupia monstrosa

Taxonomy
Urupia monstrosa was named by Skutschas and Krasnolutskii (2011). Its type specimen is ZIN PH 1/144, a set of vertebrae (partial atlas), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Berezovsk Quarry, which is in a Bathonian terrestrial claystone in the Itat Formation of the Russian Federation. It is the type species of Urupia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2011Urupia monstrosa Skutschas and Krasnolutskii pp. 169-173 figs. 1-5

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
RankNameAuthor
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Temnospondyli()
Lissamphibia()
Batrachia(Macartney 1802)
Caudata(Scopoli 1777)
genusUrupia
speciesmonstrosa

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