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Basilemys imbricaria

Reptilia - Testudines - Nanhsiungchelyidae

Taxonomy
Compsemys imbricarius was named by Cope (1876). Its type specimen is AMNH 6102, a partial shell (three shell fragments), and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Basilemys imbricarius by Hay (1902); it was recombined as Basilemys imbricaria by Hay (1908).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1876Compsemys imbricarius Cope
1902Basilemys imbricarius Hay
1908Basilemys imbricaria Hay p. 231 figs. plate 32, figs 5, 6, 7

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
Testudinata(Oppel 1811)
orderTestudinesBatsch 1788
suborderCryptodira
Eucryptodira
familyNanhsiungchelyidae
genusBasilemys
speciesimbricaria()

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