Kaiwhekea

From Wikispecies
Jump to: navigation, search

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Cryptoclidoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Olfactores
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Cladus: Euteleostomi
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Cladus: Eureptilia
Cladus: Romeriida
Subclassis: Diapsida
Infraclassis: Lepidosauromorpha
Superordo: †Sauropterygia
Ordo: Plesiosauria
Subordo: Plesiosauroidea
Superfamiliae: Cryptoclidoidea

Familia: Cryptoclididae
Genus: Kaiwhekea
Species (1): K. katiki

Name[edit]

  • Kaiwhekea Cruickshank & Fordyce, 2002

References[edit]

  • Cruickshank, A.R.I.; Fordyce, R.E. 2002: A new marine reptile (Sauropterygia) from New Zealand: further evidence for a Late Cretaceous austral radiation of cryptoclidid plesiosaurs. Palaeontology, 45(3): 557–575. doi: 10.1111/1475-4983.00249
  • O'Keefe, F.R.; Street, H.P. 2009: Osteology of the cryptocleidoid plesiosaur Tatenectes laramiensis, with comments on the taxonomic status of the Cimoliasauridae. Journal of vertebrate paleontology, 29(1): 48–57. doi: 10.1671/039.029.0118

links[edit]