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Paralligatoridae

Reptilia - Paralligatoridae

Synonyms
  • Paralligator sungaricus was named by Sun (1958). Its type specimen is IVPP V2302, a set of postcrania (Dorsal vertebrae, dorsal scutes, proximal and distal portions of a left femur, proximal part of left tibia and left fibula), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is De-Hui (Tê-Hui) County, which is in a Turonian/Santonian lacustrine mudstone in the Nenjiang Formation of China.

    It was recombined as Shamosuchus sungaricus by Efimov (1982); it was considered a nomen dubium by Turner (2015).
  • Kansajsuchus borealis was named by Efimov (1975). Its type specimen is PIN 372/702, a partial skull (frontal and prefrontal), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Dzharakuduk II (general), which is in a Turonian/Turonian delta plain sandstone in the Bissekty Formation of Uzbekistan.

    It was recombined as Shamosuchus borealis by Efimov (1975), Efimov (1982) and Storrs and Efimov (2000); it was considered a nomen dubium by Turner (2015).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Paralligatoridae Konjukova
1958Paralligator sungaricus Sun
1966Paralligatoridae Kuhn p. 85
1975Shamosuchus borealis Efimov
1982Shamosuchus borealis Efimov
1982Shamosuchus sungaricus Efimov
1988Paralligatoridae Carroll
2000Paralligatoridae Storrs and Efimov p. 410
2000Shamosuchus borealis Storrs and Efimov p. 411
2013Paralligatoridae Montefeltro et al.
2015Paralligatoridae Turner

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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
RankNameAuthor
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
Pseudosuchia(Zittel 1890)
SuchiaKrebs 1974
Paracrocodylomorpha
Loricata(Merrem 1820)
Crocodylomorpha()
suborderCrocodyliformes
MesoeucrocodyliaWhetstone and Whybrow 1983
NeosuchiaClark 1988
suborderEusuchiaHuxley 1875
familyParalligatoridaeKonjukova 1954
familyParalligatoridaeKonjukova 1954

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