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Globidens

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1912Globidens Gilmore p. 479 figs. 1-3, Pl. 39-40
1954Globidens McDowell and Bogert p. 132
1964Globidens Antunes p. 175
1967Globidens Russell p. 144
1969Globidens Thurmond p. 71
1970Globidens Russell p. 373
1988Globidens Carroll
2002Globidens Dortangs et al.
2002Globidens Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Globidens Bardet et al.
2005Globidens Bell and Polcyn p. 189
2010Globidens Polcyn et al.
2012Globidens LeBlanc et al.

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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
RankNameAuthor
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Lepidosauromorpha(Benton 1983)
superorderLepidosauria()
orderSquamata
Episquamata
ToxicoferaVidal and Hedges 2005
superfamilyMosasauria
familyMosasauridae
subfamilyMosasaurinaeGervais 1853
tribeGlobidensiniRussell 1967
genusGlobidens

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: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: aquaticf
Diet: carnivoref
Vision: well-developedf
Reproduction: ovoviviparousf
Created: 2018-01-05 16:32:54
Modified: 2018-01-05 16:32:54
Source: f = family, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Gervais 1852, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Santonian to the top of the Early/Lower Maastrichtian or 86.30000 to 66.00000 Ma

Collections (28 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Coniacian - Santonian89.8 - 83.6USA (Texas) G. sp. (107507)
Senonian - Maastrichtian89.3 - 66.0Jordan G. sp. (36256)
Santonian - Maastrichtian86.3 - 66.0USA (Alabama) G. alabamensis (81972)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (Delaware) G. alabamaensis (167538)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (South Dakota) G. alabamaensis (107671)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (Texas) G. alabamaensis (106185 106186 106187)
Early/Lower Campanian - Middle Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (South Dakota) G. dakotensis (107676)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6Belgium G. dakotensis (82893)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (Delaware) G. sp. (27570)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (South Dakota) G. schurmanni (123582)
Middle Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (Alabama) G. alabamensis (97636)
Middle Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (Kansas) G. sp. (132509)
Late/Upper Campanian - Early/Lower Maastrichtian83.5 - 66.0Egypt (Al Bahr Al Ahmar) G. phosphaticus (60607)
Late/Upper Campanian - Early/Lower Maastrichtian83.5 - 66.0Syria G. phosphaticus (117863) G. sp. (117850 117852 117853 117854 117855)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0Jordan G. sp. (13366)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0Angola (Namibe) G. phosphaticus (106705)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Morocco G. phosphaticus (116900 116901 116903 116904 123268)