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Thescelosauridae

Reptilia - Thescelosauridae

Taxonomy
Thescelosauridae was named by Sternberg (1937). It was considered monophyletic by Brown et al. (2013).

It was synonymized subjectively with Hypsilophodontidae by Kuhn (1964) and Kuhn (1966).

It was assigned to Ornithopoda by Tatarinov (1964); to Brachypoda by Thulborn (1974) and Thulborn (1977); to Iguanodontia by Russell (1984); to Ornithopoda by Brown et al. (2013); and to Neornithischia by Madzia et al. (2018).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Thescelosauridae Sternberg p. 375
1964Thescelosauridae Tatarinov p. 570
1974Thescelosauridae Thulborn p. 172
1977Thescelosauridae Thulborn p. 726 fig. 1
1984Thescelosauridae Russell p. 29
2013Thescelosauridae Brown et al. p. 497
2018Thescelosauridae Madzia et al. p. 973 fig. 4

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Ornithischia()
Neornithischia()
familyThescelosauridae
familyThescelosauridae

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