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Ichthyornithidae (disused)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Ichthyornithidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1873Ichthyornidae Marsh p. 74
1902Ichthyornithidae Hay p. 519
1933Ichthyornithidae Lambrecht p. 579
1960Ichthyornithidae Wetmore p. 23
1962Pelagodornithidae Wetmore p. 3
1972Angelinornithidae Kashin
1981Plegadornithidae Thurmond and Jones p. 164
1988Ichthyornithidae Carroll
1992Ichthyornithidae Parris and Echols
1997Ichthyornithidae Tokaryk et al. p. 175
2001Ichthyornithidae Elzanowski et al. p. 718
2007Ichthyornithidae Livezey and Zusi p. 89

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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
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
RankNameAuthor
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptora
Paraves
classAves
PygostyliaChiappe 2002
Ornithothoraces
OrnithuromorphaChiappe et al. 1999
subclassOrnithurae
superorderOdontoholomorphae
orderIchthyornithiformes()
familyIchthyornithidae()
familyIchthyornithidae()

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: hydroxyapatiteo
Entire body: yeso
Adult length: 10 to < 100o
Adult width: 1.0 to < 10o
Adult height: 1.0 to < 10o
Architecture: compact or denseo
Ontogeny: accretion, modification of partso
Grouping: solitaryo
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: ground dwellingo
Diet: carnivoresubo
Reproduction: oviparouso
Dispersal: direct/internalo
Dispersal 2: mobileo
Created: 2017-04-17 10:39:48
Modified: 2017-04-17 10:39:48
Source: subo = suborder, o = order
References: Benton 1983, Bush and Bambach 2015, Marsh 1875
Collections
No collection or age range data are available