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Keratocephalus moloch

Reptilia - Gorgodontia - Tapinocephalidae

Taxonomy
Keratocephalus moloch was named by von Huene (1931). It is not extant. Its type locality is Abrahamskraal, Prince Albert, which is in a Capitanian floodplain sandstone/claystone in the Abrahamskraal Formation of South Africa.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1913Pelosuchus priscus Broom
1931Keratocephalus moloch von Huene

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
RankNameAuthor
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassTheromorpha()
Eotherapsida()
superorderDinomorpha
orderGorgodontia
suborderDinocephalia
infraorderTapinocephalia
familyTapinocephalidaeOwen 1876
genusKeratocephalusHuene 1931
speciesmolochvon Huene 1931

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