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Brachychampsa

Reptilia - Alligatoridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1911Brachychampsa Gilmore p. 298
1964Brachychampsa Estes p. 142
1970Brachychampsa Estes and Berberian p. 6
1989Brachychampsa Bryant p. 54
1994Brachychampsa Norell et al. p. 3 figs. 1-6
1996Brachychampsa Williamson p. 422
1996Brachychampsa Wu et al.
1999Brachychampsa Brochu
2002Brachychampsa Pearson et al. p. 154
2007Brachychampsa Martin
2008Brachychampsa Martin and Buffetaut
2013Brachychampsa Pinheiro et al.
2014Brachychampsa Farke et al.
2018Brachychampsa Bona et al.

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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()
Eosuchia()
RankNameAuthor
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)
BrevirostresCuvier
superfamilyAlligatoroideaGray 1844
Globidonta
familyAlligatoridaeGray 1844
Caimaninae
genusBrachychampsa

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
M. A. Norell et al. 1994[implicitly as for type and only species, Brachychampsa montana]