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Pelorocephalus mendozensis

- Chigutisauridae

Taxonomy
Pelorocephalus mendozensis was named by Cabrera (1944). It is not extant. Its type specimen is MLP 44-VII-5-1, a skull. It is the type species of Pelorocephalus.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1944Pelorocephalus mendozensis Cabrera
1948Chigutisaurus tunuyanensis Rusconi
2000Pelorocephalus mendozensis Schoch and Milner p. 88
2000Pelorocephalus mendozensis Warren and Marsicano p. 471

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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()
Trematosauria
familyChigutisauridaeRusconi 1951
genusPelorocephalusCabrera 1944
speciesmendozensisCabrera 1944

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