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Megalosauripodidae

Reptilipedia - Saurischipedida

Taxonomy
Megalosauropodidae was named by Vyalov (1987). It is considered to be a form taxon.

It was reranked as the superfamily Megalosauripodidae by Dzhailov and Novikov (1993).

It was assigned to Carnosauripodoidei by Dzhailov and Novikov (1993).

Sister taxa
Macropodosauripodidae

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1993Megalosauripodidae Dzhailov and Novikov p. 55

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RankNameAuthor
classReptilipediaVyalov 1966
subclassArchosauripediiVyalov 1987
superorderDinosauripedideaVyalov 1968
orderSaurischipedidaVyalov 1966
RankNameAuthor
suborderTheropedinaVyalov 1987
infraorderCarnosauripodoideiVyalov 1987
superfamilyMegalosauripodidae(Vyalov 1987)
superfamilyMegalosauripodidae(Vyalov 1987)

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