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Richardoestesia gilmorei

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae

Taxonomy
Richardoestesia gilmorei was named by Currie et al. (1990). It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type specimen is NMC 343, a tooth, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is 2.5 miles south of mouth, Sand Creek (200 ft level), which is in a Campanian terrestrial horizon in the Dinosaur Park Formation of Canada. It is the type species of Richardoestesia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Richardoestesia gilmorei Currie et al.
1998Richardoestesia gilmorei Zinke p. 184
2001Richardoestesia gilmorei Eberth et al. p. 58
2001Richardoestesia gilmorei Peng et al. p. 39
2002Richardoestesia gilmorei Sankey et al. p. 755
2003Richardoestesia gilmorei Williamson et al. p. 110A
2004Richardoestesia gilmorei Holtz, Jr. et al. p. 77
2005Richardoestesia gilmorei Currie p. 6
2009Richardoestesia gilmorei Knoll and Ruiz-Omeñaca p. 607
2011Richardoestesia gilmorei Carbot-Chanona and Rivera-Sylva p. 395
2011Richardoestesia gilmorei Gianechini et al. p. 279
2014Richardoestesia gilmorei Williamson and Brusatte p. 14
2015Richardoestesia gilmorei Torices et al. p. 618
2016Richardoestesia gilmorei Mallon et al. p. 33

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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()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptoriformes
familyDromaeosauridae
genusRichardoestesia
speciesgilmorei

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