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Rhadalognathus boweni

- Heylerosauridae

Taxonomy
Rhadalognathus boweni was named by Welles (1947). Its type specimen is UCMP 36221, a mandible (anterior half of the left mandibular ramus), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Holbrook quarry, UCMP V3922, which is in an Aegean/Bithynian fine channel fill siltstone in the Moenkopi Formation of Arizona.

It was considered a nomen dubium by Morales (1987) and Schoch and Milner (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1947Rhadalognathus boweni Welles p. 265 fig. 17
2001Rhadalognathus boweni Damiani p. 397

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
RankNameAuthor
Temnospondyli()
Eutemnospondyli
Rhachitomi()
Eryopiformes
Stereospondylomorpha
Stereospondyli()
Capitosauria
Capitosauroidea()
familyHeylerosauridaeShishkin 1980
genusRhadalognathus
speciesboweni

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