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Carinatae

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Taxonomy
Carinatae was named by Merrem (1813). It was considered monophyletic by Chiappe (2002).

It was reranked as the order Carinatae by Zittel (1890); it was synonymized subjectively with Euornithes by Hay (1902).

It was assigned to Aves by Zittel (1890); to Neornithes by Gadow (1898); to Avialae by Clarke and Chiappe (2001); and to Ornithurae by Chiappe (2002) and You et al. (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1813Carinatae Merrem
1890Carinatae Zittel p. 834
1898Carinatae Gadow p. 31
2001Carinatae Clarke and Chiappe p. 6
2002Carinatae Chiappe p. 451 fig. 20.1
2006Carinatae You et al. p. 1643 figs. Fig. 3

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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()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
RankNameAuthor
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptora
Paraves
classAves
PygostyliaChiappe 2002
Ornithothoraces
OrnithuromorphaChiappe et al. 1999
subclassOrnithurae
CarinataeMerrem 1813
CarinataeMerrem 1813

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