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Compsognathinae

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Compsognathidae

Taxonomy
Compsognathinae was named by Nopcsa (1923). Its type is Compsognathus.

It was synonymized subjectively with Coeluridae by Steel (1970).

It was assigned to Compsognathidae by Nopcsa (1923) and Nopcsa (1928); and to Coeluridae by Rauhut (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1923Compsognathinae Nopcsa p. 125
1928Compsognathinae Nopcsa p. 183
2003Compsognathinae Rauhut p. 151

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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
familyCompsognathidae
subfamilyCompsognathinae
subfamilyCompsognathinae

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
B. F. Nopcsa 1928jaws provided with teeth; manus undergoing anisodactylous reduction