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It was reranked as the suborder Ornithocheiroidea by Williston (1897); it was reranked as the unranked clade Ornithocheiroidea by Unwin and Lü (1997), Unwin (2003), Andres and Norell (2005), Andres and Myers (2013), Holgado et al. (2019) and Pegas et al. (2020).
It was assigned to Pterosauria by Williston (1897); to Eupterodactyloidea by Bennett (1994); to Dsungaripteroidea by Andres and Norell (2005); to Pterodactyloidea by Andres and Ji (2008); to Pteranodontia by Headden and Campos (2014); to Lophocratia by Andres et al. (2014); and to Pterodactyloidea by Unwin and Lü (1997), Unwin (2003), Andres and Myers (2013), Pentland et al. (2019), Holgado et al. (2019) and Pegas et al. (2020).
|Year||Name and author|
|1897||Ornithocheiroidea Williston p. 36|
|1994||Ornithocheiroidea Bennett p. 18|
|1997||Ornithocheiroidea Unwin and Lü|
|2003||Ornithocheiroidea Unwin p. 159|
|2005||Ornithocheiroidea Andres and Norell pp. 3-4 fig. 3|
|2008||Ornithocheiroidea Andres and Ji|
|2013||Ornithocheiroidea Andres and Myers|
|2014||Ornithocheiroidea Andres et al.|
|2014||Ornithocheiroidea Headden and Campos|
|2019||Ornithocheiroidea Holgado et al.|
|2019||Ornithocheiroidea Pentland et al.|
|2020||Ornithocheiroidea Pegas et al.|
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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.