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Prolacertilia

Reptilia - Prolacertilia

Taxonomy
Prolacertilia was named by Huene (1954).

It was reranked as the order Prolacertilia by Kuhn (1966).

It was assigned to Squamata by Huene (1954); and to Lepidosauria by Kuhn (1966).

Sister taxa
Prolacertoidea (syn. Macrocnemoidea), Tanysitrachelia, Trachelosauria

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Prolacertilia Huene p. 61
1966Prolacertilia Kuhn p. 40

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Lepidosauromorpha(Benton 1983)
superorderLepidosauria()
orderProlacertilia()
orderProlacertilia()

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Created: 2017-04-17 15:16:03
Modified: 2017-04-17 15:16:03
Source: subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Aegean to the top of the Rhaetian or 247.20000 to 201.30000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Aegean247.2 - 242.0Germany (Sachsen-Anhalt) Trachelosaurus fischeri (134498)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3France (Burgundy) Actiosaurus gaudryi (144758)