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Yaverlandia bitholus

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Taxonomy
Yaverlandia bitholus was named by Galton (1971). Its type specimen is MIWG 1530, a skull, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Yaverland Battery, Sandown, which is in a Hauterivian/Barremian fluvial siltstone/marl in the Wessex Formation of the United Kingdom. It is the type species of Yaverlandia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Yaverlandia bitholus Galton
1975Yaverlandia bitholus Galton p. 748
1979Yaverlandia bitholus Wall and Galton p. 1185 fig. 5
1990Yaverlandia bitholus Dodson p. 562
1990Yaverlandia bitholus Maryanska p. 566
1997Yaverlandia bitholus Norman p. 784
1998Yaverlandia bitholus Blows p. 32
2003Yaverlandia bitholus Ruiz-Omeñaca and Canudo p. 298
2003Yaverlandia bitholus Williamson and Carr fig. 11
2004Yaverlandia bitholus Maryanska et al. p. 465
2004Yaverlandia bitholus Norman p. 436
2006Yaverlandia bitholus Sullivan p. 361
2008Yaverlandia bitholus Naish and Martill p. 620
2009Yaverlandia bitholus Butler and Sullivan p. 32

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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
RankNameAuthor
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
genusYaverlandia
speciesbitholus

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