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Omeisaurus tianfuensis

Reptilia - Mamenchisauridae

Taxonomy
Omeisaurus tianfuensis was named by He et al. (1984). Its type specimen is ZDM T7501, a skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Dashanpu Dinosaur Quarry, Xiashaximiao, which is in a Bajocian/Callovian lacustrine sandstone/mudstone in the Xiashaximiao Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1984Omeisaurus tianfuensis He et al. p. 14 figs. 1-11; Pl. 1-4
1988Omeisaurus tianfuensis He et al. p. 6
1990Omeisaurus tianfuensis McIntosh p. 380
1992Omeisaurus tianfuensis Dong p. 61
1993Omeisaurus tianfuensis Buffetaut et al. p. 56
1994Omeisaurus tianfuensis Russell and Zheng p. 2089
1996Omeisaurus tianfuensis Zhang and Chen
1997Omeisaurus tianfuensis Dong p. 121
1997Omeisaurus tianfuensis Vickaryous and Ryan p. 489
1998Omeisaurus tianfuensis Dong p. 81
1998Omeisaurus tianfuensis Wilson and Sereno p. 15
1999Omeisaurus tianfuensis Martin-Rolland pp. 295-297
2004Omeisaurus tianfuensis Upchurch et al. p. 262
2005Omeisaurus tianfuensis Apesteguía p. 249
2005Omeisaurus tianfuensis Salgado and Coria p. 434
2006Omeisaurus tianfuensis Galton and Knoll p. 905
2007Omeisaurus tianfuensis Ye et al. p. 136
2010Omeisaurus tianfuensis Saegusa et al. p. 56
2011Omeisaurus tianfuensis Jiang et al. p. 188
2011Omeisaurus tianfuensis Saegusa and Tomida p. 253
2013Omeisaurus tianfuensis Tschopp and Mateus p. 324

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Eusaurischia
Sauropodomorpha(Huene 1932)
Massopoda
Sauropodiformes
Sauropoda()
Eusauropoda
familyMamenchisauridae
genusOmeisaurus
speciestianfuensis

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