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Erdenetesaurus robinsonae

Reptilia - Squamata - Polyglyphanodontidae

Taxonomy
Erdenetesaurus robinsonae was named by Sulimski (1975). Its type specimen is ZPal MgR-III/19, a skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Khermin Tsav II, Middle Red Beds [PMPE], which is in a Campanian terrestrial sandstone in the Barun Goyot Formation of Mongolia. It is the type species of Erdenetesaurus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Erdenetesaurus robinsonae Sulimski p. 78 fig. 14
1983Erdenetesaurus robinsonae Estes pp. 80-81
1991Erdenetesaurus robinsonae Gao and Fox
2000Erdenetesaurus robinsonae Gao and Norell p. 72

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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
genusErdenetesaurusSulimski 1975
speciesrobinsonae

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