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Zhongyuangosaurus luoyangensis

Reptilia - Ankylosauridae

Taxonomy
Zhongyuangosaurus luoyangensis was named by Li et al. (2007). Its type specimen is 41HIII-0002, a partial skeleton, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Liufugou, Liudan, which is in a Cenomanian/Turonian terrestrial horizon in the Mangchuan Formation of China. It is the type species of Zhongyuangosaurus.

It was recombined as Zhongyuanosaurus luoyangensis by Lü et al. (2007); it was misspelled as Zhongyuanosaurus luoyangensis by Lü (2008), Amiot et al. (2010), Jiang et al. (2011), Xu et al. (2011) and Han et al. (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2007Zhongyuangosaurus luoyangensis Li et al.
2007Zhongyuanosaurus luoyangensis Lü et al. p. 349
2008Zhongyuanosaurus luoyangensis p. 51
2010Zhongyuansaurus luoyangensis Amiot et al. p. 353
2011Zhongyuansaurus luoyangensis Jiang et al. p. 1150
2011Zhongyuansaurus luoyangensis Xu et al. p. 213
2014Zhongyuanosaurus lauyangensis Han et al. p. 14 fig. 11

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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
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
RankNameAuthor
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Ornithischia()
Genasauria
Thyreophora()
Ankylosauria()
familyAnkylosauridae
genusZhongyuangosaurus()
speciesluoyangensis

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