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Galloanserae

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

Taxonomy
Galloanserae was named by Sibley and Ahlquist (1990). It is extant.

It was corrected as Galloanseres by Mayr (2009).

It was assigned to Neognathae by Clarke et al. (2005), Slack et al. (2006), Lindow and Dyke (2006), Livezey and Zusi (2007) and Mayr (2009).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1957Odontopterygiformes Howard
1982Odontopterygiformes Aslanova and Burchak-Abramowich p. 410
1990Galloanserae Sibley and Ahlquist
2005Odontopterygiformes Bourdon p. 587
2005Galloanserae Clarke et al. p. 307
2006Galloanserae Lindow and Dyke p. 485
2006Galloanseres Slack et al. p. 1150
2007Galloanserae Livezey and Zusi p. 89
2007Odontopterygiformes Livezey and Zusi p. 90
2009Galloanseres Mayr p. 14 figs. Figure 3.1
2010Odontopterygiformes Bourdon et al. p. 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()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
RankNameAuthor
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
subclassNeornithesGadow 1893
Neognathae(Pycraft 1900)
GalloanseraeSibley and Ahlquist 1990
GalloanseraeSibley and Ahlquist 1990

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