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Taxon: Class Reptilia Linnaeus, 1758 - reptiles (reptile)
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Concise hierarchy

(Kingdom) Animalia - (Phylum) Chordata

Current position

Amniota ([unranked]) Haeckel, 1866 Ref: M.J. Benton, 2015: 438. [implicit]

Alternative positions

Amniota (Cohort) Haeckel, 1866 Ref: H.-P. Schultze et al., 1985: [1].
Gnathostomata (Superclass) Zittel, 1879 Ref: R.C. van Caenegem et al., 1980: 307.
Monocondyla (Branch) Ref: E.R. Lankester, 1877: 450.
Tetrapoda (Superclass) Goodrich, 1930 Ref: M.A. Ruggiero et al., 2015: table 2 (p. 51).
Vertebrata (Subphylum) Cuvier, 1812 Ref: A.S. Romer & T.S. Parsons, 1986: App. 1 (p. 622).

Historical positions

Tetrapoda (Superclass) Goodrich, 1930 Ref: M.A. Ruggiero et al., 2015: table 2 (p. 51).
Vertebrata ([unranked]) Ref: M. Böhme, 2010: 17.
Chordata ([unranked]) Bateson, 1885 Ref: J.J. Sepkoski Jr., 2002: 318.
Vertebrata (Subphylum) Cuvier, 1812 Ref: 2000
Vertebrata (Subphylum) Cuvier, 1812 Ref: Anonymous, 1998
Vertebrata (Subphylum) Cuvier, 1812 Ref: D. Lambert & the Diagram Group, 1991(1997): 89; 16.
Vertebrata (Subphylum) Cuvier, 1812 Ref: Anonymous, 1995
Vertebrata (Subphylum) Cuvier, 1812 Ref: R.C. Brusca & G.J. Brusca, 1990 [unofficial]
Amniota ([unranked]) Haeckel, 1866 Ref: R.L. Carroll, 1988: 615.
Vertebrata (Subphylum) Cuvier, 1812 Ref: A.S. Romer & T.S. Parsons, 1986: App. 1 (p. 622).
Amniota (Cohort) Haeckel, 1866 Ref: H.-P. Schultze et al., 1985: [1], 20.
Gnathostomata (Superclass) Zittel, 1879 Ref: R.C. van Caenegem et al., 1980: 307.
Vertebrata (Subphylum) Cuvier, 1812 Ref: W.E. Duellman, 1982: 955.
Tetrapoda (Superclass) Goodrich, 1930 Ref: L. Margulis & K.V. Schwartz, 1982: 239.
Tetrapoda (Superclass) Goodrich, 1930 Ref: T.I. Storer et al., 1979: 327, [716]-743.
Vertebrata (Subphylum) Cuvier, 1812 Ref: B. Grzimek et al., 1973 (1971): 584.
Monocondyla (Branch) Ref: E.R. Lankester, 1877: 450, 452.

Phylogeny

Paraphyletic/Ancestral (para) Ref: M.J. Benton, 2005: 33.

Number of Subtaxa

2019 Available in Systema Naturae 2000 35o;301f;3344g;20,060s;7724ss;1v;1; ‡2o;7f;60g;278s;65ss; †53o;310f;1485g;825s;3ss
1989-present Systema Naturae 2000 8240s
[1995-]2000 P. Uetz 7,984s
[1995-]1996 P. Uetz: 30 Dec 1996 [4o;47f; †14o;194f]
1988 R.L. Carroll: 624 [4o;48f; †19o;242f]
1986 A.S. Romer & T.S. Parsons: App. 1 (p. 623) [4o; †12o]
1982 L. Margulis & K.V. Schwartz 5,000s
1982 W.E. Duellman: 955 3sc;4o;[46f]
1979 T.I. Storer et al. ~6,500s
1877 E.R. Lankester: 453 [14o]
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Last updated: 15 Jul 2019