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Genyodectes serus

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Taxonomy
Genyodectes serus was named by Woodward (1901). Its type specimen is MLP 26-39, a partial skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Cañadón Grande, Rio Chubút, which is in an Aptian terrestrial sandstone in the Cerro Barcino Formation of Argentina.

It was considered a nomen dubium by Tykoski and Rowe (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1901Genyodectes serus Woodward p. 179–181 figs. Pl. 18-19
1904Genyodectes serus Ameghino p. 13
1906Genyodectes serus Ameghino p. 78
1926Genyodectes serus Huene pp. 89-90
1927Genyodectes serus Huene p. 256
1929Genyodectes serus Huene p. 142
1931Genyodectes serus Stromer p. 10
1934Genyodectes serus Stromer p. 78
1970Genyodectes serus Steel p. 41
1978Genyodectes serus Bonaparte p. 550
1979Genyodectes serus Bonaparte p. 233
1984Genyodectes serus Bonaparte p. 138
1996Genyodectes serus Bonaparte p. 93
2004Genyodectes serus Rauhut p. 895
2008Genyodectes serus Carrano and Sampson pp. 202, 207
2008Genyodectes serus Soto and Perea p. 442
2012Genyodectes serus Galton and Molnar p. 20
2013Genyodectes serus Otero and Reguero p. 15

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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
RankNameAuthor
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
suborderCeratosauria()
genusGenyodectes
speciesserus

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