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Sauropleura longicaudata

Amphibia - Urocordylidae

Taxonomy
Sauropleura longicaudata was named by Langiaux et al. (1974) [No institute or number given for a holotype by original publication]. It is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Sauropleura longicaudata Langiaux et al.
1998Sauropleura longicaudata Carroll et al. p. 115

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1874
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
subclassSarcopterygii()
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
RankNameAuthor
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
classAmphibia
Lepospondyli()
Nectridea()
familyUrocordylidaeLydekker 1889
subfamilySauropleurinae
genusSauropleura
specieslongicaudataLangiaux et al. 1974

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.

Sauropleura longicaudata Langiaux et al. 1974
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: brackish, freshwater, terrestrialuc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Dispersal: waterc
Created: 2005-03-06 14:47:58
Modified: 2005-03-06 16:47:58
Source: c = class, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Carroll 1988, Uhen 2004, Hendy et al. 2009
Collections
No collection or age range data are available