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Dryptosaurus aquilunguis

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Taxonomy
Laelaps aquilunguis was named by Cope (1866). Its type specimen is ANSP 9995, a partial skeleton (mandible, clavicles, both humeri, femur, tibia, fibula, phalanges, lumbar, sacral, and caudal vertebrae), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is West Jersey Marl Company's Pit, Barnsboro, which is in a Maastrichtian terrestrial sandstone/marl in the New Egypt Formation of New Jersey.

It was recombined as Dryptosaurus aquilunguis by Marsh (1877), Lydekker (1888), Depéret (1896), Hay (1902), Lambe (1904), Lambe (1905), Gilmore (1921), Huene (1923), Depéret and Savornin (1925), Huene (1926), Huene (1927), Depéret and Savornin (1928), Russell (1930), Stromer (1931), Rapp (1944), Gilmore (1946), Miller (1955), Miller (1962), Steel (1970), Molnar (1974), Baird and Horner (1977), Baird and Horner (1979), Molnar (1980), Molnar and Pledge (1980), Gallagher (1984), Gauthier (1986), Paul (1988), Elzanowski and Wellnhofer (1993), Holtz (1998), Holtz (2004), Weishampel (2006), Carr et al. (2011), Yun (2017) and Carr et al. (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1866Laelaps aquilunguis Cope p. 276
1867Laelaps aquilunguis Cope p. 27
1868Laelaps aquilunguis Cope
1869Laelaps aquilunguis Cope p. 100
1870Laelaps aquilunguis Cope pp. 122-J
1875Laelaps aquilunguis Cope p. 249
1876Laelaps aquilunguis Cope p. 340
1877Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Marsh p. 88
1885Laelaps aquilunguis Woodward p. 12
1888Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Lydekker p. 170
1890Laelaps aquilunguis Zittel p. 726
1896Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Depéret p. 191
1902Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Hay p. 487
1904Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Lambe p. 5
1905Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Lambe p. 26
1906Laelaps aquilunguis Cannon p. 195
1921Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Gilmore p. 584
1923Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Huene p. 457 fig. 3
1925Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Depéret and Savornin p. 1110
1926Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Huene p. 95
1927Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Huene p. 264
1928Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Depéret and Savornin p. 263
1930Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Russell p. 136
1931Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Stromer p. 9
1944Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Rapp p. 287
1946Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Gilmore p. 17
1955Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Miller, Jr. p. 911
1962Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Miller p. 195
1970Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Steel p. 31
1974Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Molnar p. 1015
1977Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Baird and Horner p. 50
1979Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Baird and Horner p. 7
1980Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Molnar p. 106
1980Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Molnar and Pledge p. 285 fig. 3
1984Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Gallagher p. 23
1986Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Gauthier p. 9
1988Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Paul p. 346
1993Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Elzanowski and Wellnhofer p. 249
1998Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Holtz, Jr. p. 38
2004Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Holtz, Jr. p. 112
2006Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Weishampel p. 150
2011Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Carr et al.
2017Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Carr et al. p. 9s
2017Dryptosaurus aquilunguis Yun p. 8

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
superfamilyTyrannosauroidea
genusDryptosaurus
speciesaquilunguis()

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