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Darchansaurus estesi

Reptilia - Squamata - Polyglyphanodontidae

Taxonomy
Darchansaurus estesi was named by Sulimski (1975). Its type specimen is ZPal MgR-III/6, a partial skeleton (skull, jaws and fragments of postcranial skeleton), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Khermin Tsav I, Red Beds [PMPE], which is in a Campanian eolian sandstone in the Barun Goyot Formation of Mongolia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Darchansaurus estesi Sulimski p. 72 fig. 12
1983Darchansaurus estesi Estes p. 80 figs. 15, 18-19
1991Darchansaurus estesi Gao and Fox

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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
RankNameAuthor
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Lepidosauromorpha(Benton 1983)
superorderLepidosauria()
orderSquamata
Episquamata
ToxicoferaVidal and Hedges 2005
PolyglyphanodontiaAlifanov 2000
familyPolyglyphanodontidaeGilmore 1942
genusDarchansaurusSulimski 1975
speciesestesi

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