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Reptilia (reptile)

Reptilia -

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1768Seps Laurenti
1768Reptilia Laurenti p. 19
1840Plesiosaurus doedicomus Owen pp. 81-82
1866Reptilia Haeckel p. CXXXIII
1878Ectocynodon ordinatus Cope p. 508
1888Ectocynodon ordinatus Cope p. 287
1904Reptilia Case p. 60
1910Pessopteryx arctica Wiman
1910Pessopteryx pinguis Wiman
1916Puercosaurus Williston pp. 189-192 fig. 37
1916Puercosaurus obtusidens Williston pp. 189-192 fig. 37
1934Reptilia Säve-Söderbergh p. 17
1948Ichthyosaurus inexpectus Rusconi p. 151 figs. 81-83
1979Dravidosaurus Yadagiri and Ayyasami p. 524
1979Dravidosaurus blanfordi Yadagiri and Ayyasami p. 524
1981Dravidosaurus Galton p. 43
1981Dravidosaurus blanfordi Galton p. 43
1981Svalbardosaurus Mazin
1981Svalbardosaurus crassidens Mazin
1981Reptilia Thurmond and Jones p. 114
1986Dravidosaurus Bonaparte p. 84
1986Dravidosaurus blanfordi Bonaparte p. 84
1988Dravidosaurus Carroll
1988Peurcosaurus Carroll
1988Reptilia Gauthier et al. p. 139 fig. 4.4
1989Reptilia Gauthier et al. p. 340
1989Dravidosaurus blanfordi Jain p. 100
1989Reptilia Shoshani et al. p. 436
1990Dravidosaurus Dong p. 264
1990Dravidosaurus blanfordi Dong p. 264
1990Dravidosaurus Galton
1990Dravidosaurus blanfordi Galton
1995Reptilia Laurin and Reisz p. 172
1996Dravidosaurus Chatterjee and Rudra p. 518
1996Dravidosaurus blanfordi Chatterjee and Rudra p. 518
1996Dravidosaurus Loyal et al. p. 630
1996Dravidosaurus blanfordi Loyal et al. p. 630
1996Dravidosaurus blanfordi Molnar p. 654
1998Reptilia Barnes
2001Dravidosaurus blanfordi Mohabey p. 481
2002Reptilia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Svalbardosaurus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Reptilia Meyer and Zardoya
2003Dravidosaurus blanfordi Pereda Suberbiola et al. p. 147
2004Dravidosaurus Galton and Upchurch p. 344
2004Dravidosaurus blanfordi Galton and Upchurch p. 344
2005Dravidosaurus blanfordi Mohabey p. 467
2007Dravidosaurus blanfordi Wings et al. p. 116
2014Dravidosaurus Ulansky p. 5
2014Dravidosaurus blanfordi Ulansky p. 5

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phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)

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.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Maximum body mass: 100000 kgg
Minimum body mass: 10 gg
Environment: terrestrialuc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Created: 2017-04-17 15:15:35
Modified: 2017-04-17 15:15:35
Source: g = genus, c = class, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Kiessling 2004, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Holman 2000, Peczkis 1995

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Mississippian to the top of the Holocene or 358.90000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 323.2 Ma

Collections (19603 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Mississippian358.9 - 323.2USA (Virginia) Dromopus aduncus (104796)
Pennsylvanian323.2 - 298.9USA (Massachusetts) Dromopus woodworthi (34780)
Westphalian A318.1 - 314.6Canada (Nova Scotia) Hylonomus latidens, Hylonomus lyelli, Hylerpeton curtidentatum, Hylonomus wymani (28069) Hylonomus lyelli (86946)
Westphalian C - Westphalian D314.6 - 306.95Canada (Nova Scotia) Paleothyris acadiana (80111)
Westphalian D311.45 - 306.95USA (Ohio) Sauropleura longipes (85292)
Westphalian D311.45 - 306.95Czech Republic (Pilsen) Brouffia orientalis, Coelostegus prothales, Hylonomus acuminatus (84835)
Westphalian D311.45 - 306.95USA (Illinois) Cephalerpeton ventriarmatum (79598)
Missourian305.9 - 303.4USA (Illinois) Reptilia indet. (80714)
Gzhelian303.7 - 298.9Canada (Prince Edward Island) Erpetonyx arsenaultorum (171344)
Gzhelian - Asselian303.7 - 295.5France (Burgundy) Belebey augustodunensis (164623)
Virgilian303.4 - 298.9USA (Kansas) Concordia cunninghami, Spinoaequalis schultzei (68427)
Virgilian - Wolfcamp303.4 - 268.0USA (New Mexico) Rhiodenticulatus heatoni (77412)
Asselian298.9 - 295.5USA (Texas) Protorothyris archeri, Romeria primus (79163)
Asselian298.9 - 295.5USA (West Virginia) Melanothyris morani (85178)
Asselian298.9 - 295.5France (Languedoc-Roussillon) Aphelosaurus lutevensis (171350)
Asselian - Sakmarian298.9 - 290.1USA (Texas) Bolosaurus striatus (11165)
Cisuralian298.9 - 272.3United Kingdom (Scotland) Testudo duncani, Chelichnus gigas, Herpetichnus sauroplesius, Herpetichnus bucklandi, Chelichnus titan (174685)
Rotliegendes298.9 - 254.0Poland (Lower Silesia) Dromopus lacertoides, Dimetropus leisnerianus (197201)
Permian298.9 - 252.17United Kingdom (Nottinghamshire) Chelichnus hicklingi (197345)
Permian298.9 - 252.17USA (West Virginia) Reptilia indet. (125947)