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Piveteausaurus

Reptilia - Megalosauridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Piveteausaurus Taquet and Welles p. 192
1988Piveteausaurus Carroll
1989Piveteausaurus Kurzanov p. 4
1990Piveteausaurus Molnar et al. p. 192
1992Piveteausaurus Bakker et al. p. 10
2001Piveteausaurus Allain
2004Piveteausaurus Holtz, Jr. et al. p. 73
2012Piveteausaurus Carrano et al. p. 251

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
Orionides
superfamilyMegalosauroidea()
familyMegalosauridae()
subfamilyAfrovenatorinae
genusPiveteausaurus

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
P. Taquet and S. P. Welles 1977La même que celle de l'espèce type.
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: terrestrialo
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: ground dwellingo
Diet: carnivoreo
Reproduction: oviparouso
Dispersal: direct/internalo
Dispersal 2: mobileo
Created: 2004-12-14 12:50:08
Modified: 2004-12-14 14:50:08
Source: o = order
References: Kiessling 2004, Marsh 1875

Age range: Late/Upper Callovian or 164.70000 to 161.20000 Ma

Collections (3 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Callovian164.7 - 161.2France (Basse-Normandie) Streptospondylus cuvieri (51708) Theropoda indet. (55357)
Late/Upper Callovian - Oxfordian164.7 - 157.3France (Basse-Normandie) Theropoda indet. (35909)