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Proterochersis limendorsa

Reptilia -

Taxonomy
Keuperotesta limendorsa was named by Szczygielski and Sulej (2016). Its type specimen is SMNS 17757, a partial skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Rudersberg, which is in a Norian fluvial-lacustrine sandstone in the Löwenstein Formation of Germany.

It was recombined as Proterochersis limendorsa by Joyce (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2016Keuperotesta limendorsa Szczygielski and Sulej p. 413 figs. 9-11
2017Proterochersis limendorsa Joyce

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
RankNameAuthor
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
Testudinata(Oppel 1811)
genusProterochersis
specieslimendorsa()

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