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Iteravis

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Taxonomy
Iteravis was named by Zhou et al. (2014). Its type is Iteravis huchzermeyeri.

It was assigned to Ornithuromorpha by Zhou et al. (2014).

Species
I. huchzermeyeri (type species)
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2014Iteravis Zhou et al.

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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
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
RankNameAuthor
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptora
Paraves
classAves
PygostyliaChiappe 2002
Ornithothoraces
OrnithuromorphaChiappe et al. 1999
genusIteravis

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
S. Zhou et al. 2014An ornithuromorph bird (predentary bone
present, delicate U-shaped furcula, first phalanx of the
major digit expanded, short plow-shaped pygostyle) with
the unique combination of the following features: premaxillary
corpus elongate and toothless; maxilla with
numerous teeth; rostrum 50 % of skull length; ethmoid
bone lining rostral half of the orbit; tubercle on caudal
margin of minor digit phalanx; pubes with dorsally
expanded distal boot; and narrow ischium with concave
ventral margin and weak dorsal process at midpoint.