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Lycosuchus

Therocephalia - Lycosuchidae

Taxonomy
Lycosuchus was named by Broom (1903). Its type is Lycosuchus vanderrieti.

It was assigned to Therocephalia by Broom (1913); and to Lycosuchidae by Boonstra (1969).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1903Lycosuchus Broom
1913Lycosuchus Broom
1969Lycosuchus Boonstra

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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
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
Eutherapsida
orderTherocephalia
suborderLycosuchida
superfamilyLycosuchoideaNopcsa 1923
familyLycosuchidae
genusLycosuchus

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