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Gilmoreteius chulsanensis

Reptilia - Squamata - Polyglyphanodontidae

Taxonomy
Macrocephalosaurus chulsanensis was named by Sulimski (1975). Its type specimen is ZPal MgR-I/14, a partial skeleton (Complete skull with the postcranial skeleton. Distal end of tail, left humerus, a part of anterior autopodium and dorsal elements of the scapulae missing), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Khulsan (general) [PMPE], which is in a Campanian eolian sandstone/sandstone in the Barun Goyot Formation of Mongolia.

It was recombined as Gilmoreteius chulsanensis by Langer (1998); it was recombined as Macrocephaleon chulsanensis by Alifanov (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Macrocephalosaurus chulsanensis Sulimski p. 41 figs. 2. 5-11, 14
1991Macrocephalosaurus chulsanensis Gao and Fox
1998Gilmoreteius chulsanensis Langer
2000Macrocephaleon chulsanensis Alifanov
2000Macrocephalosaurus chulsanensis Alifanov p. 373
2000Macrocephalosaurus chulsanensis Gao and Norell p. 70

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
RankNameAuthor
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Lepidosauromorpha(Benton 1983)
superorderLepidosauria()
orderSquamata
Episquamata
ToxicoferaVidal and Hedges 2005
PolyglyphanodontiaAlifanov 2000
familyPolyglyphanodontidaeGilmore 1942
genusGilmoreteius
specieschulsanensis()

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