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Rotundichnus muenchehagensis

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Taxonomy
Rotundichnus muenchehagensis was named by Hendricks (1981). It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type specimen is trackway at Münchehagen, a footprint, and it is a trace fossil. Its type locality is Münchehagen tracksite, which is in a Berriasian terrestrial sandstone in the Bückeberg Formation of Germany.

It was considered a nomen dubium by Wings et al. (2016) and Salisbury et al. (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1981Rotundichnus muenchehagensis Hendricks p. 20
1998Rotundichnus muenchehagensis Fischer p. 42
2011Rotundichnus muenchehagensis González Riga p. 286

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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
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Eusaurischia
Sauropodomorpha(Huene 1932)
Massopoda
Sauropodiformes
Sauropoda()
genusRotundichnus
speciesmuenchehagensis

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
A. Hendricks 1981Die Art wird durch folgende Grössenverhältnisse definiert: Durchmesser des Hinterfussabdruckes : Durchmesser des Vorderfussabdruckes = 3 : 2. Gangbreite : Durchmesser des Hinterfussabdruckes = 3 : 2 bis 5 : 2.