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Cincosaurus cobbi

Taxonomy
Cincosaurus cobbi was named by Aldrich and Jones (1930). It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type specimen is ALMNH, a footprint, and it is a cast. Its type locality is Galloway No. 11 Mine, which is in a Westphalian delta plain shale in the Pottsville Formation of Alabama.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Cincosaurus cobbi Aldrich and Jones p. 27 figs. Plate 6-7
1981Cincosaurus cobbi Thurmond and Jones p. 112
2005Cincosaurus cobbi Haubold et al. p. 96

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
RankNameAuthor
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
genusCincosaurus
speciescobbi

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialuc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Created: 2017-04-17 15:15:35
Modified: 2017-04-17 15:15:35
Source: c = class, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: Westphalian or 318.10000 to 306.95000 Ma

Collections (3 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Pennsylvanian323.2 - 298.9USA (Georgia) Cincosaurus cobbi (150407)
Westphalian318.1 - 306.95USA (Alabama) Cincosaurus cobbi (81525 type locality: 84135)