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†family Anchisauridae Marsh 1885 (anchisaurid)

Reptilia - Dinosauria

Synonyms: Amphisauridae Marsh 1882, Gryponichidae Huene 1932, Gryponychidae Huene 1932, Palaeosauridae Huene 1932, Palaeosauriscidae Kuhn 1959, Paleosauridae Huene 1932, Sellosauridae Huene 1908

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1885. Names of extinct reptiles. American Journal of Science 29:169

Parent taxon: Prosauropoda according to R. N. Martínez 2009

Sister taxa: Barrancapus, Blikanasauridae, Euskelesauridae, Evazoum, Mussauridae, Otozoidae, Plateosauravidae, Pseudotetrasauropus, Saurischichnus, Tetrasauropus, Yimenosaurus, Yunnanosauridae

Subtaxa: Ammosaurus, Gyposaurus, Kainomoyenisauropus, Megatrisauropus, Qomoqomosauropus, Senqutrisauropus, Tritotrisauropus

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore