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Xenopeltidae (disused)

Reptilia - Squamata - Xenopeltidae

Taxonomy
Xenopeltidae was named by Bonaparte (1845). It is extant.

It was assigned to Peropoda by Cope (1871) and Cope (1875); to Boaeformia by Kuhn (1946); to Booidea by Kuhn (1966); to Serpentes by Frank and Ramus (1996); and to Henophidia by Vidal and Hedges (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1845Xenopeltidae Bonaparte
1871Xenopeltidae Cope p. 238
1875Xenopeltidae Cope p. 21
1946Xenopeltidae Kuhn p. 62
1966Xenopeltidae Kuhn p. 65
1996Xenopeltidae Frank and Ramus
2002Xenopeltidae Vidal and Hedges p. 983

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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
RankNameAuthor
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Lepidosauromorpha(Benton 1983)
superorderLepidosauria()
orderSquamata
suborderOphidia(Latreille 1804)
Serpentes()
infraorderAlethinophidia
Henophidia
familyXenopeltidaeBonaparte 1845
familyXenopeltidaeBonaparte 1845

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