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Herpetichnus bucklandi

Reptilia -

Taxonomy
Herpetichnus bucklandi was named by Jardine (1850). It is considered to be a form taxon. It is a trace fossil. Its type locality is Corncockle Quarry, which is in a Cisuralian terrestrial sandstone in the Corncockle Sandstone Formation of the United Kingdom.

It was recombined as Chelichnus bucklandi by Jardine (1853), Schmidt (1959) and McKeever and Haubold (1996).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1850Herpetichnus bucklandi Jardine p. 209
1850Herpetichnus sauroplesius Jardine p. 209
1853Chelichnus bucklandi Jardine
1959Chelichnus bucklandi Schmidt p. 54
1996Chelichnus bucklandi McKeever and Haubold

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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
genusHerpetichnus
speciesbucklandi

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