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Neognathae

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Synonyms
  • Anas creccoides was named by Van Beneden (1871) [type series includes the left humerus, the shaft of a right humerus, the proximal end of a right ulna, and the distal end of a left ulna; lectotype designated by Brodkorb 1962]. It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Rupelmonde, which is in a Miocene marine sandstone in the Sables d'Anvers Formation of Belgium.

    It was replaced with Anas benedeni by Sharpe (1899); it was considered a nomen dubium by Brodkorb (1962).
  • Anas benedeni was named by Sharpe (1899). It is a 3D body fossil.

    It was considered a nomen dubium by Brodkorb (1962).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1871Anas creccoides Van Beneden p. 260
1899Anas benedeni Sharpe p. 217
1900Neognathae Pycraft
1909Anas creccoides Dollo p. 113
1933Anas benedeni Lambrecht p. 361
1960Neognathae Wetmore p. 23
1982Neognathae Gardiner p. 229
1986Neognathae Gauthier p. 14
1988Neognathae Carroll
2000Neognathae Kurochkin p. 551
2003Neognathae Meyer and Zardoya
2005Neognathae Clarke et al. p. 307 fig. 3
2006Neognathae Lindow and Dyke p. 485
2006Neognathae Slack et al. p. 1150
2007Neognathae Bertelli et al. p. 410
2007Neognathae Chatterjee and Templin p. 1577 fig. 4
2007Neognathae Clarke et al. p. 11545
2007Neognathae Livezey and Zusi p. 89
2009Neognathae Mayr p. 14 figs. Figure 3.1
2010Neognathae Ksepka and Clarke p. 7
2011Neognathae Fordyce and Thomas p. 45

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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
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
RankNameAuthor
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptora
Paraves
classAves
PygostyliaChiappe 2002
Ornithothoraces
OrnithuromorphaChiappe et al. 1999
subclassOrnithurae
subclassNeornithesGadow 1893
Neognathae(Pycraft 1900)
Neognathae(Pycraft 1900)

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