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Eileanchelys waldmani

Reptilia -

Taxonomy
Eileanchelys waldmani was named by Anquetin et al. (2009). Its type specimen is NMS G 2004.31.15, a partial skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is UB 7111, Cladach a'Ghlinne, which is in a Bathonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal marl in the Kilmaluag Formation of the United Kingdom. It is the type species of Eileanchelys.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2009Eileanchelys waldmani Anquetin et al. p. 880 figs. 1-2
2010Eileanchelys waldmani Anquetin
2014Eileanchelys waldmani Perea et al.
2017Eileanchelys waldmani Joyce

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
RankNameAuthor
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
Testudinata(Oppel 1811)
Mesochelydia
genusEileanchelys
specieswaldmani

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