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Deltasaurus pustulatus

- Rhytidosteidae

Taxonomy
Deltasaurus pustulatus was named by Cosgriff (1965). Its type specimen is BMR F.21775, a partial skull (Partial skull roof with palatal fragment), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is BMR 10, Beagle Ridge Core, which is in an Induan/Olenekian marine shale in the Kockatea Shale Formation of Australia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1965Deltasaurus pustulatus Cosgriff
2000Deltasaurus pustulatus Schoch and Milner p. 82

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
RankNameAuthor
Temnospondyli()
Eutemnospondyli
Rhachitomi()
Eryopiformes
Stereospondylomorpha
Stereospondyli()
infraorderRhytidostea
superfamilyRhytidosteoidea
familyRhytidosteidaeHuene 1920
subfamilyPeltosteginaeSave-Soderbergh 1935
genusDeltasaurus
speciespustulatus

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