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Anhinga grandis

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Anhingidae

Taxonomy
Anhinga grandis was named by Martin and Mengel (1975).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Anhinga grandis Martin and Mengel
1997Anhinga grandis Rasmussen p. 172

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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
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
RankNameAuthor
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptora
Paraves
classAves
orderSuliformesSharpe 1891
familyAnhingidaeRidgway 1887
genusAnhingaBrisson 1760
speciesgrandisMartin and Mengel 1975

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: hydroxyapatiteo
Entire body: yeso
Adult length: 10 to < 100o
Adult width: 1.0 to < 10o
Adult height: 1.0 to < 10o
Architecture: compact or denseo
Ontogeny: accretion, modification of partso
Grouping: solitaryo
Environment: terrestrialo
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: ground dwellingo
Diet: carnivoresubo
Reproduction: oviparouso
Dispersal: direct/internalo
Dispersal 2: mobileo
Created: 2009-01-03 20:39:15
Modified: 2009-01-03 22:39:15
Source: subo = suborder, o = order
References: Benton 1983, Marsh 1875

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Clarendonian to the top of the Tortonian or 13.60000 to 7.24600 Ma

Collections (5 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Laventan13.8 - 11.8Colombia (Huila) Anhinga grandis (186683)
Late/Upper Clarendonian13.6 - 10.3USA (Florida) Anhingidae indet. (18554)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Brazil (Acre) Anhinga grandis (55602)
Hemphillian10.3 - 4.9USA (Florida) Anhinga grandis (18560)
early Early Hemphillian - late Early Hemphillian10.3 - 4.9USA (Florida) Anhinga grandis (18539)