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Testudoolithus

Reptilia - Testudoolithidae

Taxonomy
Testudoolithus was named by Hirsch (1996). It is considered to be a form taxon. It is the type genus of Testudoolithidae.

It was assigned to Testudoolithidae by Tanaka et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1996Testudoolithus Hirsch
2011Testudoolithus Tanaka et al. p. 48

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
RankNameAuthor
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
Testudinata(Oppel 1811)
familyTestudoolithidae
genusTestudoolithusHirsch 1996

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: base of the Late/Upper Hauterivian to the top of the Early/Lower Pliocene or 136.40000 to 3.60000 Ma

Collections (6 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Hauterivian - Early/Lower Barremian136.4 - 125.45Spain (Teruel) T. sp. (84212)
Albian113.0 - 100.5China (Zhejiang) T. jiangi (86428)
Late/Upper Cenomanian - Turonian99.6 - 89.8China (Zhejiang) T. jiangi (86426)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (New Mexico) T. sp. (96814)
Middle Miocene - Late/Upper Miocene15.97 - 5.333USA (California) T. sp. (185211)
Early/Lower Pliocene5.333 - 3.6Greece (Dodecannese) T. rigidus (184242)