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Eriphostoma microdon

Reptilia - Theromorpha

Taxonomy
Eriphostoma microdon was named by Broom (1911). Its type specimen is AMNH FARB 5524, a skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Leeu-Gamka , which is in a Capitanian terrestrial horizon in South Africa. It is the type species of Eriphostoma.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1911Eriphostoma microdon Broom p. 1078
1913Eriphostoma microdon Broom
1913Scylacognathus parvus Broom
1915Galesuchus gracilis Haughton p. 82
1929Eoarctops vanderbyli Haughton
1989Eoarctops vanderbyli Sigogneau-Russell
1989Galesuchus gracilis Sigogneau-Russell
1989Scylacognathus parvus Sigogneau-Russell
2015Eriphostoma microdon Kammerer et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
orderTheromorpha
Eotherapsida()
superorderDinomorpha
orderGorgodontia
suborderGorgonopsia
genusEriphostoma
speciesmicrodon

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