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Reptilia - Sauropterygia
It was corrected as Nothosauri by Gadow (1898); it was synonymized subjectively with Simosauria by Osborn (1904); it was reranked as the suborder Nothosauri by Jaekel (1910) and Jaekel (1911); it was reranked as the suborder Nothosauria by Roxo (1937), Kuhn (1946), Kuhn (1966), Sander (1989), Rieppel and Mazin (1997) and Liu et al. (2014); it was reranked as the suborder Nothosaurida by Kuhn (1971); it was reranked as the superfamily Nothosauria by Rieppel (2000) and Hinz et al. (2019).
It was assigned to Plesiosauria by Gadow (1898); to Sauropterygii by Jaekel (1910) and Jaekel (1911); to Sauropterygia by Osborn (1903) and Carroll (1988); to Sauropterygia by Roxo (1937), Kuhn (1946), Kuhn (1966), Kuhn (1971) and Sander (1989); to Eosauropterygia by Rieppel and Mazin (1997); to Reptilia by Sepkoski (2002); to Sauropterygia by Liu et al. (2014); and to Nothosauroidea by Rieppel (2000) and Hinz et al. (2019).
|Year||Name and author|
|1898||Nothosauri Gadow p. 23|
|1903||Nothosauria Osborn p. 456|
|1910||Nothosauri Jaekel p. 335|
|1911||Nothosauri Jaekel p. 147|
|1937||Nothosauria Roxo p. 43|
|1946||Nothosauria Kuhn p. 59|
|1966||Nothosauria Kuhn p. 111|
|1971||Nothosaurida Kuhn p. 17|
|1997||Nothosauria Rieppel and Mazin|
|2002||Notosauria Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2014||Nothosauria Liu et al.|
|2019||Nothosauria Hinz et al.|
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