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Tapinocephalia

Reptilia - Theromorpha

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1838Brithopus Kutorga
1838Brithopus priscus Kutorga
1838Orthopus Kutorga
1838Orthopus primaevus Kutorga
1954Tapinocephalia Haughton and Brink p. 5
1988Brithopus Carroll
1988Tapinocephalia Carroll
2000Brithopus Battail and Surkov
2000Brithopus priscus Battail and Surkov
2003Tapinocephalida Ivakhnenko
2008Tapinocephalida Ivakhnenko
2015Tapinocephalia Boos et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
orderTheromorpha
Eotherapsida()
superorderDinomorpha
orderGorgodontia
suborderDinocephalia
infraorderTapinocephalia
infraorderTapinocephalia

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialuc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Created: 2017-04-17 15:15:35
Modified: 2017-04-17 15:15:35
Source: c = class, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Kiessling 2004, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Capitanian to the top of the Urzhumian or 265.10000 to 265.00000 Ma

Collections (24 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Kazanian - Urzhumian272.5 - 265.0Russian Federation (Arkhangelsk) Niaftasuchus sp. (187645) Niaftasuchus zekkeli (187647 187648)
Guadalupian272.3 - 259.9South Africa (Western Cape) Mormosaurus seeleyi (177007)
Guadalupian272.3 - 259.9Zambia (Southern) Tapinocephalidae indet. (171619)
Wordian - Capitanian268.8 - 259.9Tanzania (Ruvuma) Tapinocephalidae indet. (135686)
Wordian - Capitanian268.8 - 259.9Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul) Tapinocephalidae indet., Dinocephalia indet. (78657)
Wordian - Wuchiapingian268.8 - 254.17Brazil (Paraná) Tapinocephalidae indet. (185753)
Urzhumian268.0 - 265.0Russian Federation (Orenburg) Mnemejosaurus jubilaei (87039)
Urzhumian268.0 - 265.0Russian Federation (Bashkortostan) Brithopus priscus, Orthopus primaevus (187931)
Urzhumian - Early/Lower Severodvinian268.0 - 252.3Russian Federation (Orenburg) Deuterosaurus jubilaei (187749) Deuterosaurus sp. (187750) Deuterosaurus sp., Ulemosaurus gigas (124278) Ulemosaurus gigas (80875 187751) Ulemosaurus minutus (36273)
Urzhumian - Early/Lower Severodvinian268.0 - 252.3Russian Federation (Tatarstan) Ulemosaurus svijagensis (27931)
Urzhumian - Early/Lower Severodvinian268.0 - 252.3Russian Federation (Bashkortostan) Deuterosaurus gigas, Deuterosaurus biarmicus (85962)
Capitanian265.1 - 259.9South Africa (Western Cape) Criocephalosaurus sp. (171638 171639) Keratocephalus moloch, Criocephalus vanderbyli (86388) Keratocephalus moloch, Struthiocephaloides sp., Struthiocephalus whaitsi (176355) Struthiocephaloides cavifrons (176250) Struthiocephalus whaitsi (31777)