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Reptilia - Plateosauridae
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.
|J. F. Bonaparte 1978||Antorbital region clearly shorter than in Plateosaurus-Lufengosaurus; with proportionally long frontals. Antorbital fenestra partially beneath the orbit; pronounced dorsal maxillary process. Orbit proportionally large, with sclerotic ring. Mandibular symphysis and posterior half of mandible shorter than in Plateosaurus. Cervical vertebrae low and long, bearing long, thin cervical ribs.|