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Dissorophus multicinctus

- Dissorophidae

Taxonomy
Dissorophus multicinctus was named by Cope (1895). Its type specimen is AMNH 4593, a skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Baylor County, which is in a Cisuralian terrestrial horizon in Texas. It is the type species of Dissorophus.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Dissorophus multicinctus Cope p. 998
1896Dissorophus articulatus Cope
1896Otocoelus testudineus Cope p. 124 figs. Pl. VII, VIII, IX
1896Otocoelus mimeticus Cope p. 128
1896Otocoelus testudineus Cope p. 399
1902Dissorophus multicinctus Hay p. 420
1902Otocoelus mimeticus Hay p. 430
1902Otocoelus testudineus Hay p. 430
1966Longiscitula houghae DeMar
2013Dissorophus multicinctus Schoch
2014Dissorophus multicinctus Schoch and Milner p. 70

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
RankNameAuthor
Tetrapoda()
Temnospondyli()
Eutemnospondyli
Rhachitomi()
Dissorophoidea()
Xerodromes
Olsoniformes
familyDissorophidaeBoulenger 1902
subfamilyDissorophinaeBoulenger 1902
genusDissorophus
speciesmulticinctus

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