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Avetheropoda (avetheropod)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1932Iliosuchus Huene p. 52
1932Iliosuchus incognitus Huene pp. 52-53 figs. Pl. 3:2
1970Megalosaurus incognitus Steel p. 35
1976Iliosuchus incognitus Galton pp. 587-589 fig. 1
1976Iliosuchus Galton p. 588
1977Iliosuchus Galton p. 230
1979Iliosuchus Madsen and Miller p. 5
1979Iliosuchus incognitus Madsen and Miller p. 26
1988Iliosuchus Carroll
1988Iliosuchus incognitus Paul p. 294
1988Avetheropoda Paul p. 296
1989Iliosuchus Kurzanov p. 4
1990Iliosuchus Molnar et al. p. 191
1990Iliosuchus incognitus Molnar et al. p. 191
1994Avetheropoda Holtz, Jr.
1995Avetheropoda Holtz, Jr. p. 35A
1996Avetheropoda Holtz, Jr. p. 42A
1996Iliosuchus incognitus Osmólska p. 30
1998Avetheropoda Holtz, Jr. p. 39
1998Avetheropoda Mateus p. 120 fig. 6
2000Iliosuchus incognitus Foster and Chure pp. 5-6
2000Avetheropoda Holtz, Jr. p. 13 fig. 5
2004Avetheropoda Holtz, Jr. et al. p. 72
2004Iliosuchus Holtz, Jr. et al. p. 73
2004Iliosuchus incognitus Holtz, Jr. et al. p. 73
2005Iliosuchus incognitus Galton and Molnar p. 12
2005Avetheropoda Yates p. 118 fig. 9
2006Avetheropoda Mateus et al. p. 127
2007Iliosuchus incognitus Naish and Martill p. 502
2012Avetheropoda Carrano et al. p. 251
2014Avetheropoda Hendrickx and Mateus
2016Avetheropoda Apesteguia 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
RankNameAuthor
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
orderAvetheropoda

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: hydroxyapatiteo
Entire body: yeso
Adult length: 10 to < 100o
Adult width: 1.0 to < 10o
Adult height: 1.0 to < 10o
Maximum body mass: 10000 kgg
Minimum body mass: 300 gg
Architecture: compact or denseo
Ontogeny: accretion, modification of partso
Grouping: solitaryo
Environment: terrestrialo
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: ground dwellingo
Diet: carnivoreo
Reproduction: oviparouso
Dispersal: direct/internalo
Dispersal 2: mobileo
Created: 2004-12-14 12:50:08
Modified: 2004-12-14 14:50:08
Source: g = genus, o = order
References: Peczkis 1995, Marsh 1875

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Norian to the top of the Holocene or 228.00000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 208.5 Ma

Collections (4564 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Carnian - Norian237.0 - 208.5Lesotho (Maseru) Bosiutrisauropus phuthiatsani (56029)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.3United Kingdom (England) Plesiothornipos binneyi (174686)
Norian - Rhaetian228.0 - 201.3Lesotho (Mohale's Hoek) Mafatrisauropus errans, Trisauropodiscus superaviforma, Anomoepus sp. (56020)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Germany (Sachsen-Anhalt) Carnosauria indet. (22684)
Hettangian201.3 - 199.3France (Occitanie) Mafatrisauropus gardonensis (58622)
Hettangian201.3 - 199.3China (Yunnan) Therizinosauroidea indet. (51909)
Hettangian - Sinemurian201.3 - 190.8Lesotho (Mohale's Hoek) Trisauropodiscus phasianiforma, Trisauropodiscus levis, Trisauropodiscus popompoi, Anomoepus sp. (56010)
Hettangian - Sinemurian201.3 - 190.8China (Xinjiang) Theropoda indet. (60504)
Hettangian - Sinemurian201.3 - 190.8Lesotho (Quthing) Trisauropodiscus superavipes (84072)
Jurassic201.3 - 145.0China (Jilin) Changpeipus carbonicus (60515)
Sinemurian199.3 - 190.8Lesotho (Leribe) Mafatrisauropus errans (56014)
Pliensbachian190.8 - 182.7Morocco (Azilal) Carnosauria indet. B (90925) Coelurosauria indet. A (90915)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1Morocco (Azilal) Theropoda indet. (48566)
Early/Lower Aalenian175.6 - 171.6United Kingdom (England) Satapliasaurus dsocenidzei (83052)
Aalenian174.1 - 170.3United Kingdom (England) Satapliasaurus dsocenidzei (61677)
Aalenian - Bajocian174.1 - 168.3China (Sichuan) Coeluridae indet. (140257)
Middle Jurassic174.1 - 163.5China (Xinjiang) Carnosauria indet. (38135 38136)
Middle Jurassic174.1 - 163.5China (Yunnan) Theropoda indet. (70438)
Middle Jurassic174.1 - 163.5Australia (Queensland) Dinosauria indet. (60755 142853)
Middle Jurassic174.1 - 163.5Niger (Agadez) Paravipus didactyloides (201817)