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Watsonisuchus gunganj

Taxonomy
Parotosuchus gunganj was named by Warren (1980). Its type specimen is QM F10114, a skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is QMF L78 (Rewan Formation), which is in an Induan fluvial mudstone/ironstone in the Arcadia Formation of Australia.

It was recombined as Rewanobatrachus gunganj by Schoch and Milner (2000); it was recombined as Watsonisuchus gunganj by Damiani (2001) and Maganuco et al. (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Parotosuchus gunganj Warren p. 29 figs. 3, 4, 5B, 6, 7
2000Rewanobatrachus gunganj Schoch and Milner p. 165
2001Watsonisuchus gunganj Damiani p. 427
2009Watsonisuchus gunganj Maganuco et al. p. 36

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
RankNameAuthor
Tetrapoda()
Temnospondyli()
Eutemnospondyli
Rhachitomi()
Eryopiformes
Stereospondylomorpha
Stereospondyli()
Capitosauria
genusWatsonisuchusOchev 1966
speciesgunganj()

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