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Taytalura

Reptilia

Taxonomy

Species
T. alcoberi (type species)

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2021Taytalura Martinez et al. p. 235

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1874
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
subclassSarcopterygii()
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmphibiosauriaKuhn 1967
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Lepidosauromorpha(Benton 1983)
genusTaytalura

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.

G. †Taytalura Martinez et al. 2021
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Taytalura alcoberi Martinez et al. 2021
Diagnosis
ReferenceDiagnosis
R. N. Martinez et al. 2021. Surface of skull roof and circumorbital bones profusely orna- mented with randomly located small pits; jugal with a well-developed posteroventral process (probably forming a complete lower temporal bar in adults); absence of lacrimals; long and thin posterior process of postfrontal about the same width as the corresponding ventral process; paired parietals and frontals; tetraradiate squamosal; slender dentary with straight ventral margin and dentary symphysis medially curved; short and low retroarticular process; splenial present; marginal denti- tion in between similar-sized lingual and labial walls without interdental ridges; maxillary tooth row extending posteriorly beyond the posterior border of the orbit.
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Created: 2017-04-17 15:16:03
Modified: 2017-04-17 15:16:03
Source: subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Hendy et al. 2009, Carroll 1988

Age range: Carnian or 237.00000 to 228.00000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Argentina (San Juan) T. alcoberi (90304)