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Eolacerta

Reptilia - Squamata

Taxonomy
Eolacerta was named by Nöth (1940). It is not extant. Its type is Eolacerta robusta.

It was assigned to Lacertidae by Estes (1983) and Carroll (1988); and to Squamata by Bolet and Evans (2010).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Eolacerta Nöth
1944Iguanosaurus Kuhn
1958Iguanosauriscus Kuhn
1964Iguanosauriscus Kuhn p. 324
1983Eolacerta Estes
1988Eolacerta Carroll
2010Eolacerta Bolet and Evans

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Lepidosauromorpha(Benton 1983)
superorderLepidosauria()
orderSquamata
genusEolacertaNöth 1940

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
Created: 2017-04-17 15:16:03
Modified: 2017-04-17 15:16:03
Source: subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Thanetian to the top of the Late/Upper Eocene or 59.20000 to 33.90000 Ma

Collections (18 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Thanetian59.2 - 56.0France (Champagne-Ardenne) E. sp. (87925)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8France (Oise) E. sp. (68174)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8France (Marne) E. sp. (35533 35535 35539)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6France (Aude) E. sp. (182641)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6Belgium (Brabant) E. sp. (35531)
MP 1055.8 - 48.6France (Picardie) E. robusta (68440)
MP 8 + 955.8 - 48.6France (Picardie) E. sp. (84997)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Germany (Sachsen-Anhalt) E. robusta (45001 45751 45768 45770) E. robusta, Iguanosauriscus haupti (13322 45002) Iguanosauriscus haupti (45765 45766)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9Germany (Sachsen-Anhalt) E. robusta (45003)