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Oviraptor philoceratops

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Oviraptoridae

Taxonomy
Oviraptor philoceratops was named by Osborn (1924). Its type specimen is AMNH 6517, a partial skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Shabarakh Usu (AMNH loc. 12049), which is in a Campanian eolian sandstone in the Djadokhta Formation of Mongolia. It was considered monophyletic by Currie (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Oviraptor philoceratops Osborn p. 7
1927Oviraptor philoceratops Huene p. 272
1935Oviraptor philoceratops Young
1944Oviraptor philoceratops Young p. 190
1964Oviraptor philoceratops Tatarinov p. 533
1970Oviraptor philoceratops Steel p. 20
1970Oviraptor philoceratops Swinton p. 135
1972Oviraptor philoceratops Osmólska et al. p. 136
1972Oviraptor philoceratops Russell p. 376
1976Oviraptor philoceratops Barsbold pp. 221-222
1977Oviraptor philoceratops Rozhdestvensky p. 112
1981Oviraptor philoceratops Barsbold
1981Oviraptor philoceratops Olshevsky p. 39
1983Oviraptor philoceratops Barsbold p. 91
1984Oviraptor philoceratops Kielan-Jaworowska p. 100
1984Oviraptor philoceratops Thulborn p. 137
1986Oviraptor philoceratops Gauthier p. 9
1988Oviraptor philoceratops Currie and Russell p. 972
1988Oviraptor philoceratops Paul p. 375
1992Oviraptor philoceratops Currie p. 246
1992Oviraptor philoceratops Dong p. 164
1997Oviraptor philoceratops Barsbold p. 505
1997Oviraptor philoceratops Osmólska p. 44
1997Oviraptor philoceratops Vickaryous and Ryan p. 488
2000Oviraptor philoceratops Currie pp. 437-438
2001Oviraptor philoceratops Lambert et al. p. 7
2001Oviraptor philoceratops Norell et al. p. 4
2002Oviraptor philoceratops Maryanska et al. p. 101 fig. 1
2003Oviraptor philoceratops Rauhut p. 40
2004Oviraptor philoceratops Lü et al. p. 109 fig. 8
2004Oviraptor philoceratops Osmólska et al. p. 166
2005Oviraptor philoceratops Lü et al. p. 264 fig. 13.5
2007Oviraptor philoceratops Turner et al. p. 19
2007Oviraptor philoceratops Xu et al. p. 844
2008Oviraptor philoceratops Godefroit et al. p. 432
2009Oviraptor philoceratops Balanoff et al. p. 22
2009Oviraptor philoceratops Bever and Norell p. 22
2009Oviraptor philoceratops Zanno et al.
2010Oviraptor philoceratops Longrich et al. p. 953 fig. 7
2010Oviraptor philoceratops Xu and Han p. 12
2012Oviraptor philoceratops Fanti et al. p. 10
2014Oviraptor philoceratops Lamanna et al. p. 10 fig. 6
2014Oviraptor philoceratops Tsogtbaatar et al. p. 109
2016Oviraptor philoceratops Wang et al. p. 16

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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
Maniraptora
infraorderOviraptorosauria
superfamilyCaenagnathoideaSternberg 1940
familyOviraptoridaeBarsbold 1976
genusOviraptor
speciesphiloceratops

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