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Baptornis

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Baptornis Marsh
1890Baptornis Zittel p. 828
1915Baptornis Shufeldt p. 8
1933Parascaniornis stensioei Lambrecht
1933Baptornis Lambrecht p. 258
1933Parascaniornis Lambrecht p. 335
1933Parascaniornis stensioei Lambrecht p. 335 figs. Fig. 116
1955Parascaniornis Howard p. 24
1960Baptornis Wetmore p. 23
1960Parascaniornis Wetmore p. 25
1976Baptornis Martin and Tate, Jr. p. 37
1988Baptornis Carroll
1991Parascaniornis Nessov and Prizemlin p. 104
1992Baptornis Tokaryk p. 1010
1997Baptornis Tokaryk et al. p. 172
2001Baptornis Norell and Clarke p. 183
2002Baptornis Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Baptornis Padian p. 213
2007Baptornis Martin and Cordes-Person p. 229
2013Baptornis Kurochkin et al.
2013Baptornis O'Connor and Zelenkov
2014Baptornis O'Connor et al.
2014Baptornis Wang et al.
2015Baptornis Wang and Liu

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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()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
RankNameAuthor
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptora
Paraves
classAves
PygostyliaChiappe 2002
Ornithothoraces
OrnithuromorphaChiappe et al. 1999
subclassOrnithurae
genusBaptornisMarsh 1877

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: hydroxyapatiteo
Entire body: yeso
Adult length: 10 to < 100o
Adult width: 1.0 to < 10o
Adult height: 1.0 to < 10o
Architecture: compact or denseo
Ontogeny: accretion, modification of partso
Grouping: solitaryo
Environment: terrestrialo
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: aquaticg
Diet: carnivoresubo
Reproduction: oviparouso
Dispersal: direct/internalo
Dispersal 2: mobileo
Created: 2009-01-04 11:40:47
Modified: 2009-01-04 13:40:47
Source: g = genus, subo = suborder, o = order
References: Padian 1985, Kiessling 2004, Benton 1983, Marsh 1875

Age range: base of the Coniacian to the top of the Campanian or 89.80000 to 72.10000 Ma

Collections (9 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Coniacian89.8 - 86.3USA (Kansas) B. advenus (85282)
Coniacian - Santonian89.8 - 83.6USA (Kansas) B. advenus (85278)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Sweden B. sp., Parascaniornis stensioei (102883)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6Canada (Alberta) B. sp. (34302 34310 34311 34313)
Middle Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (South Dakota) B. varneri (85236)
Middle Campanian - Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6Canada (Saskatchewan) B. sp. (75030)