Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Hassiacosuchus haupti

Reptilia - Alligatoridae

Taxonomy
Hassiacosuchus haupti was named by Weitzel (1935) [Museum: ]. Its type specimen is Landesmuseum Darmstadt, Nr. 4415, a skull, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Messel, which is in a MP 11 lacustrine shale in the Messel Formation of Germany.

It was recombined as Allognathosuchus haupti by Weitzel (1935) and Berg (1966).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1935Allognathosuchus haupti Weitzel
1935Hassiacosuchus haupti Weitzel pp. 42-43
1966Allognathosuchus haupti Berg
1999Hassiacosuchus haupti Brochu
2004Hassiacosuchus haupti Brochu
2011Hassiacosuchus haupti Puértolas et al.
2014Hassiacosuchus haupti Farke et al.

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
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()
Pseudosuchia(Zittel 1890)
SuchiaKrebs 1974
Paracrocodylomorpha
Loricata(Merrem 1820)
Crocodylomorpha()
suborderCrocodyliformes
MesoeucrocodyliaWhetstone and Whybrow 1983
NeosuchiaClark 1988
suborderEusuchiaHuxley 1875
Crocodylia(Owen 1842)
BrevirostresCuvier
superfamilyAlligatoroideaGray 1844
Globidonta
familyAlligatoridaeGray 1844
subfamilyAlligatorinaeCuvier 1807
genusHassiacosuchus
specieshaupti

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