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Gilmoreteius gilmorei

Reptilia - Squamata - Polyglyphanodontidae

Taxonomy
Macrocephalosaurus gilmorei was named by Sulimski (1975). It is not extant. Its type specimen is ZPal MgR-III/18. Its type locality is Khermin Tsav I, Red Beds [PMPE], which is in a Campanian eolian sandstone in the Barun Goyot Formation of Mongolia.

It was recombined as Gilmoreteius gilmorei by Langer (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Macrocephalosaurus gilmorei Sulimski p. 31 figs. 5, 6, 14
1991Macrocephalosaurus gilmorei Gao and Fox
1998Gilmoreteius gilmorei Langer
2000Macrocephalosaurus gilmorei Alifanov p. 373
2000Macrocephalosaurus gilmorei Gao and Norell pp. 70-71

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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
speciesgilmorei()

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