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Volgosuchus cornutus

- Benthosuchidae

Taxonomy
Volgosuchus cornutus was named by Efremov (1940). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Ples River near Kineshma (Vetlugian Series), which is in a Triassic terrestrial horizon in the Vetlugian Series Formation of the Russian Federation. It is the type species of Volgosuchus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Volgosuchus cornutus Efremov p. 98

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
RankNameAuthor
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
Choanata
Stegocephali()
NeorhachitomiEfremov 1940
familyBenthosuchidaeEfremov 1940
genusVolgosuchus
speciescornutus

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