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†unranked clade Prosauropoda Huene 1920 (prosauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 162292

Invalid subtaxa: Aetonyx palustris Broom 1911 [nomen dubium] (no. 56669), Anchisaurus capensis Broom 1911 [nomen dubium] (no. 64392), Aristosaurus erectus Van Hoepen 1920 [nomen dubium] (no. 56599), Dromicosaurus agilis Van Hoepen 1920 [nomen dubium] (no. 133391), Dromicosaurus gracilis Van Hoepen 1920 [nomen dubium] (no. 56671), Euskelesaurus africanus Haughton 1924 [nomen dubium] (no. 95368), Euskelesaurus capensis Lydekker 1889 [nomen dubium] (no. 85256), Euskelosaurus africanus Haughton 1924 [nomen dubium] (no. 56594), Euskelosaurus capensis Lydekker 1889 [nomen dubium] (no. 56603), Gigantoscelis Van Hoepen 1916 [nomen dubium] (no. 81222), Gigantoscelus Van Hoepen 1916 [nomen dubium] (no. 56616), Gryponyx africanus Broom 1911 [nomen dubium] (no. 56619), Gryponyx taylori Haughton 1924 [nomen dubium] (no. 56674), Gryponyx transvaalensis Broom 1912 [nomen dubium] (no. 56673), Gryposaurus capensis Broom 1911 [nomen dubium] (no. 100564), Gyposaurus capenensis Broom 1911 [nomen dubium] (no. 100300), Gyposaurus capensis Broom 1911 [nomen dubium] (no. 56665), Gyposaurus erectus Van Hoepen 1920 [nomen dubium] (no. 64398), Hortalotarsus skirtopodus Seeley 1892 [nomen dubium] (no. 56662), Massospondylus browni Seeley 1892 [nomen dubium] (no. 56660), Massospondylus harriesi Broom 1911 [nomen dubium] (no. 56667), Massospondylus harrissi Broom 1911 [nomen dubium] (no. 100303), Orinosaurus Lydekker 1889 [nomen dubium] (no. 56602), Orinosaurus capensis Lydekker 1889 [nomen dubium] (no. 56675), Orosaurus capensis Lydekker 1889 [nomen dubium] (no. 56601), Thecodontosaurus browni Seeley 1892 [nomen dubium] (no. 56661), Thecodontosaurus dubius Haughton 1924 [nomen dubium] (no. 56664), Thecodontosaurus skirtopodus Seeley 1892 [nomen dubium] (no. 56721)

Full reference: F. v. Huene. 1920. Bemerkungen zur Systematik und Stammesgeschichte einiger Reptilien [Remarks on the systematics and phylogeny of some reptiles]. Zeitschrift für Induktive Abstammungs und Vererbungslehre 22:209-212

Parent taxon: Anchisauria according to P. Upchurch et al. 2007

Sister taxon: Melanorosauridae

Subtaxa: Anchisauridae, Barrancapus, Euskelesauridae, Mussauridae, Otozoidae, Pengxianpus, Plateosauravidae, Pseudotetrasauropus, Saurischichnus, Tetrasauropus, Yimenosaurus, Yunnanosauridae

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore