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Taxonomic Serial No.: 174357

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Superorder  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Reptilia Laurenti, 1768
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - junior synonym   
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2001   

  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid  
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Archosauria    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Archosauria   
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  Comment: Archosauria has been used to refer to non-lepidosaurian reptiles (i.e. to crocodiles, dinosaurs and birds), but ITIS is following a somewhat different classification  



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