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Ovaloolithidae

Reptilia - Ovaloolithidae

Taxonomy
Ovaloolithidae was named by Mikhailov (1991). It is considered to be a form taxon.

It was assigned to Ornithopoda by Mikhailov (1991) and Mikhailov et al. (1994); and to Hadrosauroidea by Mikhailov (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1991Ovaloolithidae Mikhailov p. 219
1994Ovaloolithidae Mikhailov et al. p. 97
2000Ovaloolithidae Mikhailov p. 562

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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()
Ornithischia()
Neornithischia()
Ornithopoda()
Iguanodontia()
Dryomorpha
Ankylopollexia
Styracosterna
Hadrosauriformes
Hadrosauroidea()
familyOvaloolithidae
familyOvaloolithidae

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
K. E. Mikhailov 1991Angustispherulithic morphotype; pore system of mixed type, mainly rimocanaliculate + angusticanaliculate; sculptured surface: sagenotuberculate ornamentation (often variant 3), or smooth surface; ellipsoid - subspherical eggs; "thick" (>2 mm) and "medium" (>1 mm) eggshell.