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Ceresiosaurus calcagnii

Reptilia - Sauropterygia - Nothosauridae

Taxonomy
Ceresiosaurus calcagnii was named by Peyer (1931). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Acqua del Ghiffo, near Serpiano, Monte San Giorgio, which is in a Ladinian marine horizon in Switzerland.

It was recombined as Lariosaurus calcagnii by Rieppel (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1931Ceresiosaurus calcagnii Peyer
1998Lariosaurus calcagnii Rieppel pp. 36-37
2009Ceresiosaurus calcagnii Renesto and Stockar

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
RankNameAuthor
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
orderSauropterygia
orderEosauropterygia
familyNothosauridaeBaur 1889
genusCeresiosaurusPeyer 1931
speciescalcagniiPeyer 1931

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