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Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Therizinosauridae

Taxonomy
Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus was named by Dong (1979). It is not extant. Its type specimen is NIGP V.4731. Its type locality is Dapingcun, IVPP Loc. 74015, which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian terrestrial horizon in the Nanxiong Formation of China. It is the type species of Nanshiungosaurus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus Dong p. 343 figs. Pl. 2:1
1986Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus Guan p. 35
1986Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus Zhao p. 71
1992Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus Currie p. 243
1992Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus Dong p. 167
1994Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus Russell and Dong p. 2108
2002Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus Xu et al. p. 235
2003Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus Rauhut p. 41
2004Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus Clark et al. p. 152
2007Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus Li et al. p. 542
2008Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus Li et al. p. 775
2009Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus Zanno et al. p. S15
2010Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus Zanno p. 208
2012Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus Qian et al. p. 340
2013Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus Pu et al.

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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()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
RankNameAuthor
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptoriformes
TherizinosauriaRussell 1997
superfamilyTherizinosauroidea
familyTherizinosauridae
genusNanshiungosaurus
speciesbrevispinus

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