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Fabrosauridae (disused)

Reptilia - Fabrosauridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Fabrosauridae Galton p. 465
1974Fabrosauridae Galton p. 1064 fig. 6
1974Fabrosauridae Thulborn p. 171
1975Fabrosauridae Thulborn p. 134
1977Fabrosauridae Galton p. 230
1977Fabrosauridae Thulborn p. 737
1978Fabrosauridae Anderson and Cruickshank p. 31
1978Fabrosauridae Bonaparte p. 331
1978Fabrosauridae Thuborn p. 187
1979Fabrosauridae Benton p. 143
1981Fabrosauridae Colbert p. 6
1982Fabrosauridae Young p. 29
1983Fabrosauridae Dong et al. p. 94
1983Fabrosauridae Galton p. 5
1983Fabrosauridae Weishampel and Weishampel p. 44
1984Fabrosauridae Milner and Norman p. 146
1984Fabrosauridae Norman p. 160 fig. 2
1984Fabrosauridae Olsen and Galton p. 91
1984Fabrosauridae Russell p. 29
1986Fabrosauridae Battail p. 49
1987Fabrosauridae Buscalioni and Sanz p. 66
1988Fabrosauridae Carroll
1990Fabrosauridae Benton p. 25
1992Fabrosauridae Peng p. 39
1997Fabrosauridae Peng p. 239
2002Fabrosauridae Knoll p. 596

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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
RankNameAuthor
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Ornithischia()
familyFabrosauridae
familyFabrosauridae

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. M. Galton 1972Maxillary and dentary teeth marginal, flat maxilla, dentary slender, rudimentary anterior ptocess to pubis.
G. Peng 19971. lacrimal inserts into a narrow slot in the apex of the maxilla;
2. mandible with peculiarly salient finger-like retroarticular process;
3. especially short forelimb that is approximately 40% of the hndlimb in length;
4. ilium with a supra-acetabluar flange over the anterior half of the acetabulum;
5. posterior process of the ilium with a distinct brevis shelf that first turns medially and then downwards;
6. ischium with a dorsal groove on the proximal shaft;
7. pedal digit I reduced, with the splint-like shaft of metatarsal I and the ungual extending just beyond the end of the second metatarsal.