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Byronosaurus jaffei

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Troodontidae

Taxonomy
Byronosaurus jaffei was named by Norell et al. (2000). Its type specimen is IGM 100/983, a skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Ankylosaur Flats, Ukhaa Tolgod, which is in a Campanian eolian sandstone in the Djadokhta Formation of Mongolia. It is the type species of Byronosaurus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2000Byronosaurus jaffei Norell et al. pp. 7-9 figs. fig. 1A-C, 2
2003Byronosaurus jaffei Makovicky et al. p. 3
2003Byronosaurus jaffei Rauhut p. 42
2004Byronosaurus jaffei Makovicky and Norell p. 185
2004Byronosaurus jaffei Norell and Hwang p. 1
2004Byronosaurus jaffei Senter et al. p. 5
2007Byronosaurus jaffei Sánchez-Hernández et al. p. 190
2007Byronosaurus jaffei Turner et al. p. 3
2008Byronosaurus jaffei Godefroit et al. p. 434
2009Byronosaurus jaffei Bever and Norell p. 4
2009Byronosaurus jaffei Godefroit et al.
2009Byronosaurus jaffei Norell et al. p. 8
2010Byronosaurus jaffei Longrich et al. p. 955
2010Byronosaurus jaffei Lü et al. p. 382
2011Byronosaurus jaffei Zanno et al. p. 15 fig. 15
2012Byronosaurus jaffei Gao et al. p. 5

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
RankNameAuthor
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptoriformes
familyTroodontidae
genusByronosaurus
speciesjaffei

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