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Dibothrosuchus elaphros

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Taxonomy
Dibothrosuchus elaphros was named by Simmons (1965). Its type specimen is FMNH CUP 2081, a partial skeleton, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Tati, Lufeng (CUP), which is in a Sinemurian terrestrial horizon in the Lufeng Formation of China.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1965Dibothrosuchus elaphros Simmons p. 13 figs. 4-7
1986Dibothrosuchus xingsuensis Wu
1993Dibothrosuchus elaphros Wu and Chatterjee
1994Dibothrosuchus elaphros Luo and Wu p. 264
2010Dibothrosuchus elaphros Nascimento and Zaher
2011Dibothrosuchus elaphros Nesbitt p. 41
2013Dibothrosuchus elaphros Irmis et al.
2014Dibothrosuchus elaphros Sertich and O'Connor

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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
RankNameAuthor
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
Pseudosuchia(Zittel 1890)
SuchiaKrebs 1974
Paracrocodylomorpha
Loricata(Merrem 1820)
Crocodylomorpha()
genusDibothrosuchus
specieselaphros

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