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Plateosaurus elizae

Reptilia - Plateosauridae

Taxonomy
Thecodontosaurus elisae was named by Sauvage (1907). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Provenchères-sur-Meuse, which is in a Rhaetian terrestrial sandstone in the Grès de Infralias Formation of France.

It was recombined as Plateosaurus elisae by Lapparent (1967); it was recombined as Plateosaurus elizae by Huene (1908), Huene (1914), Huene (1915), Steel (1970) and Buffetaut et al. (1991).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1907Thecodontosaurus elisae Sauvage p. 14 figs. Pl. II: 3
1908Plateosaurus elizae Huene p. 247 fig. 278
1914Plateosaurus elizae Huene p. 15
1915Plateosaurus elizae Huene p. 13
1967Plateosaurus elisae Lapparent p. 11
1970Plateosaurus elizae Steel pp. 55-56
1991Plateosaurus elizae Buffetaut et al. p. 22

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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
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
RankNameAuthor
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Eusaurischia
Sauropodomorpha(Huene 1932)
familyPlateosauridae
genusPlateosaurus
specieselizae()

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