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Eremopezidae

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Eremopezidae

Taxonomy
Eremopezinae was named by Rothschild (1911).

It was reranked as the family Eremopezidae by Rasmussen et al. (2001) and Mayr (2009).

It was assigned to Aepyornithidae by Lambrecht (1933); to Aves by Rasmussen et al. (2001); and to Palaeognathae by Mayr (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1911Eremopezinae Rothschild
1933Eremopezinae Lambrecht p. 199
2001Eremopezidae Rasmussen et al. p. 327
2009Eremopezidae Mayr p. 31

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
RankNameAuthor
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptora
Paraves
classAves
PygostyliaChiappe 2002
Ornithothoraces
OrnithuromorphaChiappe et al. 1999
subclassOrnithurae
subclassNeornithesGadow 1893
superorderPalaeognathae(Pycraft 1900)
familyEremopezidae(Rothschild 1911)
familyEremopezidae(Rothschild 1911)

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