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Tanystropheus

Reptilia - Tanystropheidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Macroscelosaurus Münster
1852Tanystropheus von Meyer
1861Tanystrophaeus Owen p. 238
1886Tribelesodon Bassani p. 25
1887Tanystrophaeus Cope p. 221
1890Tanystropheus Zittel p. 733
1890Tribelesodon Zittel p. 799ff
1896Nothosaurus blezingeri Fraas p. 11
1898Nothosaurus bletzingeri Spangenberg p. 407
1902Chelyzoon Huene
1902Tanystrophaeus Huene
1902Chelyzoon Huene p. 50
1902Chelyzoon latum Huene p. 50
1902Chelyzoon blezingeri Huene p. 51
1908Tanystrophaeus posthumus Huene
1909Tanystropheus Huene p. 13
1911Tanystropheus von Zittel p. 281
1913Thecodontosaurus posthumus Fraas p. 1100
1914Thecodontosaurus posthumus Fraas p. 130
1914Thecodontosaurus posthumus Hennig p. 418
1914Tanystrophaeus Huene p. 11
1914Tanystrophaeus posthumus Huene p. 12
1914Tanystrophaeus Huene p. 33
1914Tanystropheus Huene p. 154
1920Tanystrophaeus Huene p. 162
1928Tanystropheus Nopcsa p. 183
1928Tribelesodon Nopcsa p. 187
1966Tanystropheus Kuhn p. 43
1980Tanystropheus Chatterjee p. 198
1985Tanystropheus Benton p. 154
1986Tanystropheus Chatterjee
1988Tanystropheus Carroll
2005Tanystropheus Renesto p. 378
2011Tanystropheus Sennikov
2016Tanystropheus Ezcurra

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
RankNameAuthor
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
familyTanystropheidaeGervais 1859
genusTanystropheusvon Meyer 1852

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