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Podokesaurus holyokensis

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Taxonomy
Podokesaurus holyokensis was named by Talbot (1911) [type specimen has been destroyed]. Its type specimen is Mount Holyoke College, a set of postcrania, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Podokesaurus type, Mount Holyoke College, which is in a Hettangian/Sinemurian terrestrial sandstone in the Portland Formation of Massachusetts.

It was recombined as Coelophysis holyokensis by Colbert (1964), Swinton (1970) and Steel (1970); it was considered a nomen dubium by Rowe and Gauthier (1990).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1911Podokesaurus holyokensis Talbot
1912Podokesaurus holyokensis Lull p. 411
1914Podokesaurus holyokensis Huene p. 11
1915Podokesaurus holyokensis Lull pp. 156-157 figs. Pl. 11
1916Podokesaurus holyokensis Shufeldt p. 258–259
1917Podokesaurus holyokensis Lull p. 111
1921Podokesaurus holyokensis Huene p. 320
1952Podokesaurus holyokensis Bock p. 402
1953Podokesaurus holyokensis Lull p. 131
1958Podokesaurus holyokensis Kuhn p. 22
1964Coelophysis holyokensis Colbert p. 9
1965Podokesaurus holyokensis Simmons p. 56
1970Coelophysis holyokensis Steel p. 10
1970Coelophysis holyokensis Swinton p. 123
1984Podokesaurus holyokensis Welles p. 172
2004Podokesaurus holyokensis Tykoski and Rowe p. 48
2006Podokesaurus holyokensis Weishampel pp. 136-137

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
superfamilyCoelophysoidea
genusPodokesaurus
speciesholyokensis

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