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Kuangyuanpus

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Taxonomy
Kuangyuanpus was named by Young (1943). It is considered to be a form taxon.

It was synonymized subjectively with Batrachopus by Zhen et al. (1989).

It was assigned to Sauropoda by Huene (1958); to Saurischia by Kuhn (1958); to Coelurosauria by Young (1960); to Theropoda by Kuhn (1963); to Sauropoda by Romer (1966); and to Crocodylia by Lockley et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1943Kuangyuanpus Young p. 153 fig. 1
1958Kuangyuanpus Huene p. 206
1958Kuangyuanpus Kuhn p. 25
1960Kuangyuanpus Young p. 65
1963Kuangyuanpus Kuhn p. 100
1966Kuangyuanpus Romer p. 370
2013Kuangyuanpus Lockley et al. p. 4

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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()
Pseudosuchia(Zittel 1890)
SuchiaKrebs 1974
Paracrocodylomorpha
Loricata(Merrem 1820)
Crocodylomorpha()
suborderCrocodyliformes
MesoeucrocodyliaWhetstone and Whybrow 1983
NeosuchiaClark 1988
suborderEusuchiaHuxley 1875
Crocodylia(Owen 1842)
genusKuangyuanpus

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