Dimorphodon macronyx (Buckland, 1829)

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  • Title: Dimorphodon macronyx (Buckland, 1829)
  • State province: England
  • Specific epithet: macronyx
  • Scientific name authorship: (Buckland, 1829)
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Order: Pterosauria
  • Locality: Lyme Regis
  • Latest period or highest system: Jurassic
  • Latest era or highest erathem: Mesozoic
  • Latest epoch or Highest series: Early Jurassic
  • Latest eon or highest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Identification Qualifier: Fossils from the Lower Lias of the Dorset Coast, Plate 75.
  • Higher geography: Europe; British Isles; England; Dorset; Lyme Regis
  • Higher classification: Animalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Pterosauria; Dimorphodontidae
  • Group: Lias Group
  • Genus: Dimorphodon
  • Family: Dimorphodontidae
  • Earliest period or lowest system: Jurassic
  • Earliest era or lowest erathem: Mesozoic
  • Earliest epoch or lowest series: Early Jurassic
  • Earliest eon or Lowest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Country: British Isles
  • Continent: Europe
  • Class: Reptilia