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Australerpeton

- Rhinesuchidae

Taxonomy
Australerpeton was named by Barbarena (1998). It is not extant. Its type is Australerpeton cosgriffi. It is the type genus of Australerpetinae.

It was assigned to Platyoposaurinae by Schoch and Milner (2000); to Stereospondylomorpha by Schoch (2013); to Stereospondyli by Eltink and Langer (2014); and to Australerpetinae by Eltink et al. (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1998Australerpeton Barbarena
2000Australerpeton Schoch and Milner p. 60
2013Australerpeton Schoch
2014Australerpeton Eltink and Langer
2016Australerpeton Eltink et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
RankNameAuthor
Tetrapoda()
Temnospondyli()
Eutemnospondyli
Rhachitomi()
Eryopiformes
Stereospondylomorpha
Stereospondyli()
familyRhinesuchidae
Australerpetinae
genusAustralerpetonBarbarena 1998

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