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Ankylosaurinae

Reptilia - Ankylosauridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1918Ankylosaurinae Nopcsa
1923Ankylosaurinae Nopcsa p. 126
1929Ankylosaurinae Nopcsa p. 71
1967Ankylosaurinae Russell and Chamney p. 11
1971Ankylosaurinae Maryanska p. 47
1983Ankylosaurinae Tumanova p. 110
1986Ankylosaurinae Sereno
1987Ankylosaurinae Tumanova
1993Ankylosaurinae Tumanova p. 119
1997Ankylosaurinae Sereno p. 443
1997Ankylosaurinae Vickaryous and Ryan p. 491
1998Ankylosaurinae Sereno p. 61
1999Ankylosaurinae Sereno p. 2138 fig. 2
2000Ankylosaurinae Ford p. 175
2001Ankylosaurinae Vickaryous et al. p. 1774
2004Ankylosaurinae Vickaryous et al. p. 364
2014Ankylosaurinae Arbour et al.
2014Ankylosaurinae Han et al. p. 14 fig. 11
2017Ankylosaurinae Arbour and Evans p. 7
2017Ankylosaurinae Penkalski and Tumanova
2018Ankylosaurinae Penkalski p. 264
2018Ankylosaurinae Zheng et al.

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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()
familyAnkylosauridae
subfamilyAnkylosaurinaeNopcsa 1918
subfamilyAnkylosaurinaeNopcsa 1918

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
T. A. Tumanova 1987Ankylosaurs with wide skull, width of which is slightly less or equal to the length; broad snout; orbits oriented slightly forward; angle of orbital plane with long axis of skull about 30o; anterior wall of pterygoids sometimes inclined somewhat sharply posteriorly, but more often inclined anteriorly; occipital condyle oval; basipterygoid process contacts with pterygoid by suture; orbits in posterior half of skull length.