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Cochleosauridae

- Cochleosauridae

Taxonomy
Cochleosauridae was named by Broili (1923) [in Zittel & Broili (1923)]. It is not extant. It was considered monophyletic by Schoch (2013).

It was assigned to Rhachitomi by Kuhn (1946); to Edopoidea by Carroll (1988), Sequeira (2004) and Sidor et al. (2005); and to Edopoidea by Schoch (2013) and Schoch and Milner (2014).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Nyraniidae Lydekker
1923Cochleosauridae Broili
1946Cochleosauridae Kuhn p. 52
1953Chenoprosopidae Langston
1988Cochleosauridae Carroll
2004Cochleosauridae Sequeira p. 37
2005Cochleosauridae Sidor et al. p. 888
2013Cochleosauridae Schoch
2014Cochleosauridae Schoch and Milner p. 20

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
RankNameAuthor
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Temnospondyli()
superfamilyEdopoideaRomer 1945
familyCochleosauridaeBroili 1923
familyCochleosauridaeBroili 1923

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