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Losillasaurus giganteus

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Taxonomy
Losillasaurus giganteus was named by Casanovas et al. (2001). Its type specimen is Lo-5. Its type locality is La Cañada, Barranco de Escáiz, which is in a Tithonian/Berriasian channel lag sandstone in the Villar del Arzobispo Formation of Spain. It is the type species of Losillasaurus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2001Losillasaurus giganteus Casanovas et al. p. 111 figs. 1-7
2002Losillasaurus giganteus Wilson p. 249
2003Losillasaurus giganteus Ruiz-Omeñaca and Canudo p. 282
2004Losillasaurus giganteus Upchurch et al. p. 265
2005Losillasaurus giganteus Gallina and Apesteguía p. 158
2006Losillasaurus giganteus Barco et al. p. 190
2006Losillasaurus giganteus Royo-Torres et al. figs. Table S2
2007Losillasaurus giganteus Royo-Torres et al. p. 183
2008Losillasaurus giganteus Suñer et al. p. 405
2011Losillasaurus giganteus Vila et al. p. 135
2014Losillasaurus giganteus Mocho et al.

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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
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
RankNameAuthor
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Eusaurischia
Sauropodomorpha(Huene 1932)
Massopoda
Sauropodiformes
Sauropoda()
Eusauropoda
Turiasauria
genusLosillasaurus
speciesgiganteus

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