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Hylaeosaurus armatus

Reptilia - Nodosauridae

Taxonomy
Hylaeosaurus armatus was named by Mantell (1833). Its type specimen is BMNH R3775, a set of postcrania, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Tilgate Forest, Cuckfield, which is in a Valanginian terrestrial sandstone in the Tunbridge Wells Sand Formation of the United Kingdom. It is the type species of Hylaeosaurus. It was considered monophyletic by Vickaryous et al. (2004).

It was synonymized objectively with Hylaeosaurus oweni by Hennig (1915) and Kuhn (1964).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1833Hylaeosaurus armatus Mantell p. 328
1842Hylaeosaurus armatus Owen p. 190
1844Hylaeosaurus oweni Mantell p. 734
1851Hylaeosaurus owenii Mantell p. 314
1852Hylaeosaurus armatus Gervais pp. 8 (v3)
1854Hylaeosaurus owenii Mantell p. 688
1859Hylaeosaurus armatus Gervais p. 468
1870Hylaeosaurus armatus Cope p. 90
1875Hylaeosaurus armatus Barrois p. 80
1876Hylaeosaurus armatus Sauvage p. 442
1882Hylaeosaurus armatus Sauvage p. 19
1888Hylaeosaurus oweni Lydekker p. 185
1890Hylaeosaurus armatus Woodward and Sherborn p. 233
1890Hylaeosaurus oweni Zittel p. 743
1896Hylaeosaurus oweni Mansel-Pleydell p. 119
1915Hylaeosaurus oweni Hennig p. 12
1934Hylaeosaurus armatus Stromer p. 64
1936Hylaeosaurus armatus Swinton p. 218
1964Hylaeosaurus oweni Kuhn p. 41
1967Hylaeosaurus armatus Lapparent p. 10
1978Hylaeosaurus armatus Coombs p. 642
1983Hylaeosaurus armatus Galton p. 18 fig. 4
1992Hylaeosaurus armatus Cheevely and Chapman p. 347
1993Hylaeosaurus armatus Pereda-Suberbiola p. 769
1996Hylaeosaurus armatus Blows p. 677
1997Hylaeosaurus armatus Norman p. 785
1998Hylaeosaurus armatus Blows p. 32
1998Hylaeosaurus armatus Knoll et al. p. 62
2000Hylaeosaurus armatus Ford p. 174
2001Hylaeosaurus armatus Blows p. 377
2001Hylaeosaurus armatus Carpenter p. 169
2001Hylaeosaurus armatus Carpenter et al. p. 213
2004Hylaeosaurus armatus Vickaryous et al. p. 366
2008Hylaeosaurus armatus Naish and Martill p. 615
2013Hylaeosaurus armatus Kirkland et al. p. 1
2014Hylaeosaurus armatus Han et al. p. 14 fig. 11

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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
RankNameAuthor
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Ornithischia()
Genasauria
Thyreophora()
Ankylosauria()
familyNodosauridae
genusHylaeosaurus
speciesarmatus

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