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Mesodapedon kuttyi

Reptilia -

Taxonomy
Mesodapedon kuttyi was named by Chatterjee (1980). Its type specimen is ISI R300, a mandible (Left dentary), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Darapur, which is in an Anisian terrestrial horizon in the Yerrapalli Formation of India. It is the type species of Mesodapedon.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Mesodapedon kuttyi Chatterjee p. 57 fig. 1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
Rhynchosauria()
Rhynchosauridae()
subfamilyStenaulorhynchinaeKuhn 1933
genusMesodapedon
specieskuttyi

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