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Sarcosaurus woodi

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Taxonomy
Sarcosaurus woodi was named by Andrews (1921). Its type specimen is BMNH 4840/1, a set of postcrania, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Barrow-on-Soar, which is in a Sinemurian marine horizon in the United Kingdom.

It was considered a nomen dubium by Naish and Martill (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1921Sarcosaurus woodi Andrews p. 575
1923Sarcosaurus woodi Huene p. 455
1970Sarcosaurus woodi Steel p. 37
1984Sarcosaurus woodi Welles pp. 173-174
1986Sarcosaurus woodi Gauthier p. 9
1988Sarcosaurus woodi Paul p. 275
1989Sarcosaurus woodi Rowe p. 125
1990Sarcosaurus woodi Rowe and Gauthier p. 152
1997Sarcosaurus woodi Rowe et al. p. 108
1998Sarcosaurus woodi Holtz, Jr. p. 39
2004Sarcosaurus woodi Carrano and Sampson p. 541
2004Sarcosaurus woodi Tykoski and Rowe p. 50
2016Sarcosaurus woodi Martill et al. p. 2

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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
superfamilyCoelophysoidea
genusSarcosaurus
specieswoodi

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