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Cyclotosaurus robustus

- Cyclotosauridae

Taxonomy
Capitosaurus robustus was named by Meyer and Plieninger (1844). Its type specimen is GPIT 27-1 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Feuerbacher Heide, which is in a Carnian channel sandstone/sandstone in the Stuttgart Formation of Germany.

It was recombined as Cyclotosaurus robustus by Fraas (1889), Welles and Cosgriff (1965), Ingavat and Janvier (1981), Schoch and Milner (2000), Damiani (2001) and Schoch (2013).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1844Capitosaurus robustus Meyer and Plieninger
1850Mastodonsaurus cyclotis Quenstadt
1889Cyclotosaurus robustus Fraas
1965Cyclotosaurus robustus Welles and Cosgriff p. 35
1981Cyclotosaurus robustus Ingavat and Janvier p. 718 fig. 6
2000Cyclotosaurus robustus Schoch and Milner
2001Cyclotosaurus robustus Damiani p. 404
2013Cyclotosaurus robustus Schoch

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
RankNameAuthor
Tetrapoda()
Temnospondyli()
Eutemnospondyli
Rhachitomi()
Eryopiformes
Stereospondylomorpha
Stereospondyli()
Capitosauria
Capitosauroidea()
familyCyclotosauridaeShishkin 1964
genusCyclotosaurusFraas 1889
speciesrobustus(Meyer and Plieninger 1844)

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