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Neldasaurus

Taxonomy
Neldasaurus was named by Chase (1965). It is not extant. Its type is Neldasaurus wrightae.

It was assigned to Dvinosauria by Schoch (2013); and to Trimerorhachidae by Carroll (1988), Yates and Warren (2000) and Schoch and Milner (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1965Neldasaurus Chase
1988Neldasaurus Carroll
2000Neldasaurus Yates and Warren pp. 84, 89 fig. 1
2013Neldasaurus Schoch
2014Neldasaurus Schoch and Milner p. 26

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
RankNameAuthor
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Temnospondyli()
Eutemnospondyli
Rhachitomi()
Dvinosauria
genusNeldasaurusChase 1965

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: phosphaticsubp
Environment: brackish, freshwater, terrestrialuc
Locomotion: actively mobilesubo
Life habit: amphibioussubo
Diet: carnivoresubo
Created: 2009-07-20 21:44:54
Modified: 2009-07-20 23:44:54
Source: subo = suborder, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Wolfcamp to the top of the Kungurian or 296.40000 to 272.30000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Asselian - Kungurian298.9 - 272.3USA (Texas) N. wrightae (137131)
Wolfcamp296.4 - 268.0USA (Texas) N. wrightae (79162 176438 176442)