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Nothosaurus youngi

Reptilia - Sauropterygia - Nothosauridae

Taxonomy
Nothosaurus youngi was named by Li and Rieppel (2004). It is not extant. Its type specimen is IVPP V13590, a skeleton. Its type locality is Xingyi, which is in a Ladinian marine horizon in the Falang Formation of China.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2004Nothosaurus youngi Li and Rieppel

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
RankNameAuthor
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
orderSauropterygia
orderEosauropterygia
familyNothosauridaeBaur 1889
genusNothosaurusMünster 1834
speciesyoungiLi and Rieppel 2004

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available