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Anchisauridae (anchisaurid)

Reptilia - Anchisauridae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1882Amphisauridae Marsh
1882Amphisauridae Sauvage p. 36
1884Amphisauridae Dollo p. 298
1884Amphisauridae Marsh p. 69
1884Amphisauridae Vetter p. 363
1885Anchisauridae Marsh p. 169
1888Anchisauridae Lydekker p. 148
1890Anchisauridae Zittel p. 730
1891Anchisauridae Baur p. 450
1895Anchisauridae Marsh
1896Anchisauridae Marsh p. 239
1902Anchisauridae Hay p. 491
1902Anchisauridae Huene
1902Anchisauridae Mansel-Pleydell p. lxxv
1905Anchisauridae Lambe p. 48
1907Anchisauridae Sauvage p. 9
1911Anchisauridae von Zittel p. 279
1912Anchisauridae Lull p. 411
1913Anchisauridae Tornier p. 368
1914Anchisauridae Jaekel p. 197
1915Anchisauridae Lull p. 118
1915Anchisauridae Matthew p. 32
1917Anchisauridae Lull p. 111
1920Anchisauridae Van Hoepen p. 140
1923Anchisauridae Nopcsa p. 125
1924Anchisauridae Lull p. 229
1928Anchisauridae Nopcsa p. 182
1932Palaeosauridae Huene
1937Anchisauridae Roxo p. 65
1942Paleosauridae Young p. 99
1946Palaeosauridae Kuhn p. 65
1948Palaeosauridae Huene p. 89
1953Anchisauridae Lull p. 98
1956Palaeosauridae Romer p. 614
1959Palaeosauriscidae Kuhn p. 425
1961Paleosauridae Colbert p. 76
1963Palaeosauridae Parsch p. 4
1964Palaeosauridae Colbert p. 20 fig. 6
1964Palaeosauridae Walker p. 105
1970Palaeosauriscidae Colbert p. 27
1970Anchisauridae Steel p. 47
1971Anchisauridae Galton p. 790
1973Anchisauridae Benedetto
1973Anchisauridae Galton p. 247
1976Anchisauridae Galton p. 88
1976Anchisauridae Galton and Cluver p. 132
1978Anchisauridae Anderson and Cruickshank p. 31
1978Anchisauridae Bonaparte p. 316–317
1978Anchisauridae Van Heerden p. 188–189
1979Anchisauridae Benton p. 143
1980Anchisauridae Ostrom p. 22
1981Anchisauridae Cooper p. 694
1984Anchisauridae Olsen and Galton p. 92
1984Anchisauridae Russell p. 28
1985Anchisauridae Attridge et al. p. 128
1985Anchisauridae Galton
1986Anchisauridae Bakker p. 461
1986Anchisauridae Battail p. 48
1988Anchisauridae Carroll
2005Anchisauridae Galton et al. p. 30
2007Anchisauridae Upchurch et al. p. 62 fig. 3
2009Anchisauridae Martínez p. 162 fig. 22

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Eusaurischia
Sauropodomorpha(Huene 1932)
Plateosauria()
Anchisauria
Prosauropoda()
familyAnchisauridae
familyAnchisauridae

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
K. A. v. Zittel 1890irbel amphicöl und wie die übrigen Skeletknochen hohl ; die grossen inneren Hohlräume von dünnen aber dichten Knochenwänden umgeben. Schambeinedünn, stabförmig. Ischia sehr schlank, distal verbunden. Astragalus ohne aufsteigenden Fortsatz. Hand und Fuss fünfzehig, die äussersten Zehen rudimentär.
R. S. Lull 1924Small, lightly built, with hollow bones, but strong limbs; ilium broadened behind the acetabulum; teeth partly rudimentary; astragalus without ascending process; Triassic.
B. F. Nopcsa 1928base of skull narrowed; condyle directed obliquely backward; lightly built animals
F. v. Huene 1948 (Palaeosauridae)Small, semiquadrupedous. Triassic.