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Ophthalmosaurus yasykovi

Reptilia - Ophthalmosauridae

Taxonomy
Yasykovia yasykovi was named by Efimov (1999). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Destkii (Children's) Sanatorium area, Volga River, which is in a Tithonian marine horizon in the Russian Federation. It is the type species of Yasykovia.

It was recombined as Paraophthalmosaurus yasykovi by Storrs et al. (2000); it was recombined as Ophthalmosaurus yasykovi by Maisch and Matzke (2000) and Maisch (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1999Yasykovia yasykovi Efimov
2000Ophthalmosaurus yasykovi Maisch and Matzke pp. 78
2000Paraophthalmosaurus yasykovi Storrs et al. p. 200
2010Ophthalmosaurus yasykovi Maisch

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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
RankNameAuthor
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Ichthyosauromorpha
Ichthyosauriformes
Ichthyopterygia(Owen 1840)
Eoichthyosauria
Ichthyosauria(de Blainville 1835)
Parvipelvia
NeoichthyosauriaSander 2000
Thunnosauria
Baracromia
familyOphthalmosauridaeAppleby 1956
subfamilyOphthalmosaurinaeBaur 1887
genusOphthalmosaurus
speciesyasykovi()

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