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Amargasaurus cazaui

Reptilia - Dicraeosauridae

Taxonomy
Amargasaurus cazaui was named by Salgado and Bonaparte (1991). Its type specimen is MACN-N 15, a skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is La Amarga (main site), which is in a Barremian/Aptian fluvial-lacustrine sandstone in the La Amarga Formation of Argentina. It is the type species of Amargasaurus.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1984Amargasaurus groeberi Bonaparte p. 136
1991Amargasaurus cazaui Salgado and Bonaparte
1992Amargasaurus cazaui Salgado and Calvo p. 337
1995Amargasaurus cazaui Calvo and Salgado p. 30 fig. 18
1996Amargasaurus cazaui Bonaparte p. 97
1997Amargasaurus cazaui Novas p. 683
1999Amargasaurus cazaui Salgado p. 209
2002Amargasaurus cazaui Wilson p. 273
2003Amargasaurus cazaui Ruiz-Omeñaca and Canudo p. 295
2004Amargasaurus cazaui Upchurch et al. p. 264
2005Amargasaurus cazaui Gallina and Apesteguía p. 158
2005Amargasaurus cazaui Salgado and Coria p. 435
2006Amargasaurus cazaui Harris p. 1110
2007Amargasaurus cazaui Apesteguía p. 539
2007Amargasaurus cazaui González Riga and Astini p. 290
2010Amargasaurus cazaui Calvo and Porfiri p. 101
2012Amargasaurus cazaui Grellet-Tinner et al. p. 41
2012Amargasaurus cazaui Ibiricu et al. p. 226
2013Amargasaurus cazaui Pereda-Suberbiola et al. p. 66
2013Amargasaurus cazaui Tschopp and Mateus p. 877
2014Amargasaurus cazaui Mocho et al.

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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
RankNameAuthor
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Eusaurischia
Sauropodomorpha(Huene 1932)
Massopoda
Sauropodiformes
Sauropoda()
Eusauropoda
Neosauropoda
Diplodocoidea()
familyDicraeosauridae
genusAmargasaurus
speciescazaui

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