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Tropidophorus bavaricus

Reptilia - Squamata - Scincidae

Taxonomy
Tropidophorus bavaricus was named by Böhme (2010). Its type specimen is BSPG 1959 II 16395, a mandible (left dentary), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Sandelzhausen gravel pit, which is in a MN 5 fluvial-lacustrine marl/mudstone in the Upper Freshwater Molasse Formation of Germany.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2010Tropidophorus bavaricus Böhme p. 20 fig. 9F

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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
RankNameAuthor
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Lepidosauromorpha(Benton 1983)
superorderLepidosauria()
orderSquamata
superfamilyScincoideaOppel 1811
familyScincidaeGray 1825
subfamilyLygosominaeMittleman 1952
genusTropidophorusDumeril and Bibron 1839
speciesbavaricus

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