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Ichthyornithiformes (disused)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1873Ichthyornithes Marsh p. 117
1875Ichthyornithes Marsh p. 407
1960Ichthyornithes Wetmore p. 23
1984Ichthyornithiformes Martin p. 146
1991Ichthyornithiformes Chatterjee p. 328
2001Ichthyornithiformes Elzanowski et al. p. 718
2002Ichthyornithiformes Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Ichthyornithes Clarke p. 20
2004Ichthyornithiformes Padian p. 214
2005Ichthyornithiformes Clarke et al. p. 307
2007Ichthyornithiformes Livezey and Zusi p. 89

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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
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
RankNameAuthor
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
superorderOdontoholomorphae
orderIchthyornithiformes()
orderIchthyornithiformes()

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: marineo
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: ground dwellingo
Diet: carnivoresubo
Reproduction: oviparouso
Dispersal: direct/internalo
Dispersal 2: mobileo
Created: 2017-04-17 10:39:48
Modified: 2017-04-17 10:39:48
Source: subo = suborder, o = order
References: Kiessling 2004, Benton 1983, Bush and Bambach 2015, Marsh 1875

Age range: base of the Middle Cenomanian to the top of the Early/Lower Campanian or 99.60000 to 70.60000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Middle Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5USA (Kansas) Ichthyornithes indet. (94538)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6Canada (Manitoba) Ichthyornithiformes indet. (23307)