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Babibasiliscus alxi

Reptilia - Squamata - Corytophanidae

Taxonomy
Babibasiliscus alxi was named by Conrad (2015). Its type specimen is UWBM 89090, a skull (a nearly complete skull with lower jaws and parts of first two cervical vertebrae), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Lucky lizard locality, which is in a Ypresian terrestrial horizon in the Bridger Formation of Wyoming. It is the type species of Babibasiliscus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2015Babibasiliscus alxi Conrad p. 3 figs. 1, 2A, 3-6

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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
RankNameAuthor
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Lepidosauromorpha(Benton 1983)
superorderLepidosauria()
orderSquamata
IguanomorphaSukhanov 1961
Pleurodonta(Cope 1864)
familyCorytophanidaeFitzinger 1843
genusBabibasiliscus
speciesalxi

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