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Parasaniwidae

Reptilia - Squamata - Parasaniwidae

Taxonomy
Parasaniwidae was named by Estes (1964). Its type is Parasaniwa.

It was synonymized subjectively with Necrosauridae by Alifanov (2000).

It was assigned to Diploglossa by Estes and Berberian (1970); and to Varanoidea by Estes (1964), Seiffert (1975) and Yadagiri (1986).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1964Parasaniwidae Estes p. 128
1970Parasaniwidae Estes and Berberian p. 5
1975Parasaniwidae Seiffert p. 10
1986Parasaniwidae Yadagiri p. 92

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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
RankNameAuthor
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Lepidosauromorpha(Benton 1983)
superorderLepidosauria()
orderSquamata
Episquamata
ToxicoferaVidal and Hedges 2005
suborderAnguimorphaFürbringer 1900
Anguiformes
infraorderPlatynotaBaur 1890
superfamilyVaranoideaGray 1827
familyParasaniwidae
familyParasaniwidae

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