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Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Nephrozoa  ⇒ Abzweig: Deuterostomia  ⇒ Stamm: Chordata  ⇒ Unterstamm: Vertebrata  ⇒ Infrastamm: Gnathostomata  ⇒ Superklasse: Tetrapoda  ⇒ Klasse: Amphibia  ⇒ Überordnung: Batrachia  ⇒ Ordnung: Caudata

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

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Ref.: B. G. Naylor. 1978. The earliest known Necturus (Amphibia, Urodela), from the Paleocene Ravenscrag Formation of Saskatchewan. Journal of Herpetology 12(4):565-569

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References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • D. G. DeMar, Jr., 2013 - A new fossil salamander (Caudata, Proteidae) from the Upper Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) Hell Creek Formation, Montana, U.S.A. - Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology (33), 588-598 (journal article, English)
  • M. A. Shishkin, 2000 - Mesozoic amphibians from Mongolia and the Central Asiatic republics - The Age of Dinosaurs in Russia and Mongolia (), 297-308 (book chapter, English)
  • R. K. Denton, Jr., 1998 - Parrisia neocesariensis, a new batrachosauroidid salamander and other amphibians from the Campanian of eastern North America - Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology (18), 484-494 (journal article, English)
  • R. M. Sullivan, 1991 - Paleocene Caudata and Squamata from Gidley and Silberling quarries, Montana - Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology (11), 293-301 (journal article, English)
  • R. L. Carroll, 1988 - - Vertebrate Paleontology and Evolution (), 1-698 (compendium, English)
  • B. G. Naylor, 1981 - A new salamander of the family Batrachosauroididae from the late Miocene of North America, with notes on other batrachosauroidids - PaleoBios (), 1-14 (journal article, English)
  • R. Estes, 1981 - - Handbuch der Paläoherpetologie/Encyclopedia of Paleoherpetology. Part 2. Gymnophiona, Caudata. Gustav Fischer Verlag, Stuttgart (), xv-115 (book, English)
  • B. G. Naylor, 1979 - The Cretaceous salamander Prodesmodon (Amphibia: Caudata) - Herpetologica (35), 11-20 (journal article, English)
  • B. Hinderstein, 1977 - The Miocene salamander Batrachosauroides dissimulans (Amphibia, Urodela) from East Texas - Journal of Herpetology (11), 369-372 (journal article, English)
  • R. Estes, 1976 - Middle Paleocene lower vertebrates from the Tongue River Formation, southeastern Montana - Journal of Paleontology (50), 500-520 (journal article, English)
  • R. Estes, 1969 - The Batrachosauroididae and Scapherpetontidae, Late Cretaceous and early Cenozoic salamanders - Copeia (1969), 225-234 (journal article, English)
  • R. Estes, 1967 - Paleocene amphibians from Cernay, France - American Museum Novitates (2295), 1-25 (journal article, English)
  • R. Estes, 1964 - Fossil vertebrates from the Late Cretaceous Lance Formation, eastern Wyoming - University of California Publications in Geological Sciences (49), 1-187 (journal article, English)
  • W. Auffenberg, 1961 - A new genus of fossil salamander from North America - American Midland Naturalist (66), 456-465 (journal article, English)
  • W. Auffenberg, 1958 - A new family of Miocene salamanders from the Texas coastal plain - Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences (21), 169-176 (journal article, English)
  • E. D. Cope, 1875 - Check-list of North American Batrachia and Reptilia; with a systematic list of the higher groups, and an essay on geographical distribution. Based on the specimens contained in the U. S. National Museum - Bulletin of the United States National Museum (1), 1-109 (journal article, English)


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Database ID 10352