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Opisthocoelicaudiinae

Reptilia - Saltasauridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Opisthocoelicaudiinae McIntosh pp. 387-388
1998Opisthocoelicaudidae Dong p. 84
1998Opisthocoelicaudiinae Sereno p. 63
1999Opisthocoelicaudidae Bonaparte p. 171
2000Opisthocoelicaudiinae Maryanska p. 457
2002Opisthocoelicaudiinae Wilson p. 240 fig. 13
2003Opisthocoelicaudiinae Salgado p. 20 fig. 1
2003Opisthocoelicaudiinae Wilson and Upchurch p. 156
2004Opisthocoelicaudinae Franco-Rosas et al. p. 332
2004Opisthocoelicaudiinae You et al. p. 910 fig. 6
2005Opisthocoelicaudiinae Curry Rogers pp. 71-73 fig. 2.13
2005Opisthocoelicaudiinae Wilson p. 312
2007Opisthocoelicaudiinae Calvo et al. p. 497 fig. 14
2007Opisthocoelicaudiinae Calvo et al. p. 533 fig. 3
2009Opisthocoelicaudiinae González Riga et al. p. 144 fig. 11
2010Opisthocoelicaudiinae Suteethorn et al.
2014Opisthocoelicaudinae González Riga and Ortiz David p. 20 fig. 18
2022Opisthocoelicaudiinae Carballido et al.
2022Opisthocoelicaudiinae Navarro et al. p. 344 fig. 13

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1874
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
subclassSarcopterygii()
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
subclassAmphibiosauriaKuhn 1967
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
RankNameAuthor
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Sauropoda()
Gravisauria
Eusauropoda
Neosauropoda
Macronaria
Titanosauriformes
Titanosauria
Lithostrotia
superfamilySaltasauroideaPowell 1992
familySaltasauridae
subfamilyOpisthocoelicaudiinae
subfamilyOpisthocoelicaudiinae

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.

Subfm. †Opisthocoelicaudiinae McIntosh 1990
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G. †Opisthocoelicaudia Borsuk-Bialynicka 1977
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Opisthocoelicaudia skarzynskii Borsuk-Bialynicka 1977
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: hydroxyapatiteinfrao
Entire body: yesinfrao
Adult length: 10 to < 100infrao
Adult width: 10 to < 100infrao
Adult height: 10 to < 100infrao
Maximum body mass: 30000 kgg
Minimum body mass: 10000 kgg
Thickness: thickinfrao
Architecture: compact or denseinfrao
Form: sphericalinfrao
Ontogeny: accretion, modification of partsinfrao
Grouping: gregariousinfrao
Environment: terrestrialinfrao
Locomotion: actively mobileinfrao
Life habit: ground dwellinginfrao
Diet: herbivoreinfrao
Reproduction: oviparousinfrao
Dispersal: direct/internalinfrao
Dispersal 2: mobileinfrao
Created: 2004-12-14 12:49:10
Modified: 2004-12-14 14:49:10
Source: g = genus, infrao = infraorder
References: Peczkis 1995, Marsh 1875

Age range: Maastrichtian or 72.10000 to 66.00000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0Mongolia (Omnogov) Sauropoda indet. (37005)