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Varanopus

Reptilia - Captorhinidae

Taxonomy
Varanopus was named by Moodie (1929). It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type is Varanopus curvidactylus.

It was assigned to Captorhinidae by Haubold (1971); and to Reptilia by Ptaszyński and Niedźwiedzki (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1929Varanopus Moodie
1971Varanopus Haubold
2004Varanopus Ptaszyński and Niedźwiedzki

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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
subclassEureptilia()
familyCaptorhinidae
genusVaranopusMoodie 1929

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