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Scaloposaurus

Therocephalia - Scaloposauridae

Taxonomy
Scaloposaurus was named by Owen (1876). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Therocephalia by Broom (1913); and to Scaloposauridae by Boonstra (1969) and Carroll (1988).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1876Scaloposaurus Owen
1913Scaloposaurus Broom
1969Scaloposaurus Boonstra
1988Scaloposaurus Carroll

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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
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
Eutherapsida
orderTherocephalia
suborderScaloposauridaHaughton 1924
superfamilyLycideopoideaBroom 1931
familyScaloposauridaeBroom 1914
genusScaloposaurusOwen 1876

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