Mikko's Phylogeny Archive
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ARCHOSAURIA

    PSEUDOSUCHIA
        CRUROTARSI
            †"Ornithosuchida" [informal ordername for family Ornithosuchidae]
            †Phytosauria
            SUCHIA
                †"Prestosuchia" [informal ordername for family Prestosuchidae]
                RAUISUCHIFORMESAetosauria [Aëtosauria]
                    †Rauisuchia [paraphyletic]
                    PARACROCODYLOMORPHA Parrish, 1993
                        †"Poposauria" [informal ordername for family Poposauridae]
                        Crocodylomorpha (krokotiilimaiset arkosaurit; crocodile-like archosaurs)
                            †Sphenosuchia
                            CrocodyliformesProtosuchia (esikrokotiilit)
                                †ZiphosuchiaThalattosuchia (merikrokotiili)
                                Crocodylia (modern crocodiles; nykykrokotiilit)
                                + numerous independent families that should be regarded as orders in stricly linnean taxonomy.

    ORNITHOSUCHIA
        OrnithodiraPterosauriaRhamphorhynchoidea [paraphyletic basal pterosaurs]
                †Pterodactyloidea (pterodactyls)
            †Lagosuchia [paraphyletic Dinosauriformes]
            DinosauriaOrnithischiaThyreophoraStegosauriaAnkylosauriaORNITHOPODA"Heterodontosauria" [informal ordername for the family Heterodontosauridae]
                        †HypsilophodontiaIguanodontiaMARGINOCEPHALIAPachycephalosauriaCeratopsia
                SAURISCHIASauropodomorphaProsauropoda [paraphyletic]
                        †SAUROPODADiplodocimorphaMACRONARIACamarasauriaBrachiosauriaTitanosauria
                    THEROPODACeratosauriaCoelophysoideaNeoceratosauriaAbelisauria
                        TetanuraeSpinosauroidea
                            NEOTETANURAE
                                AVETHEROPODACARNOSAURIAAllosauria (allosaurit)
                                    CoelurosauriaCoelurida [paraphyletic basal coelurosaurs]
                                        †CompsognathidaTyrannosauroidea
                                        MANIRAPTORIFORMESOrnithomimosauria
                                            †"Ornitholestida"
                                            †TherizinosauroideaOviraptorosauriaDeinonychosauriaAlvarezsauria
                                            Avialae
                                                Aves

 

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