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Simosauria (disused)

Reptilia - Sauropterygia

Taxonomy
Simosauria was named by Gervais (1845).

It was reranked as the superfamily Simosauria by Rieppel (2000).

It was assigned to Sauropterygia by Osborn (1904); and to Nothosauroidea by Rieppel (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1845Simosauria Gervais
1904Simosauria Osborn p. 100
2000Simosauria Rieppel

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
orderSauropterygia
suborderSimosauriaGervais 1845
suborderSimosauriaGervais 1845

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