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Cherminsaurus kozlowskii

Reptilia - Squamata - Polyglyphanodontidae

Taxonomy
Cherminsaurus kozlowskii was named by Sulimski (1975). Its type specimen is ZPal MgR-III/24, a skull, 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. It is the type species of Cherminsaurus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Cherminsaurus kozlowskii Sulimski p. 81 figs. 13-14
1983Cherminsaurus kozlowskii Estes pp. 79-80 figs. 15, 18-19
2000Cherminsaurus kozlowskii Gao and Norell p. 73

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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
genusCherminsaurusSulimski 1975
specieskozlowskii

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