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Halitheriinae

Taxonomy
Halitheriidae was named by Gill (1871). Its type is Halitherium.

It was reranked as the family Halitheriinae by Abel (1919), Simpson (1932), Reinhart (1959), Bizzotto (1983), Barnes et al. (1985), de Muizon and Domning (1985), Domning (1988), Pilleri et al. (1989), Domning (1994), Aranda-Manteca et al. (1994), Domning and Furusawa (1995), Sagne (2001) and Samonds and Zalmout (2009); it was reranked as the subfamily Halitheriinae by Abel (1913), Daxner-Hoeck (1971), Domning (1978), Toledo and Domning (1991), Domning (1996), Bergqvist et al. (1999), Bajpai et al. (2006), Domning (2008), Voss (2011), Domning and Pervesler (2012), Velez-Juarbe et al. (2012), Zalmout and Gingerich (2012), Sorbi et al. (2012) and Velez-Juarbe and Domning (2014).

It was assigned to Halicoroidea by Gill (1871); to Sirenia by Cope (1890); to Sirenia by Lydekker (1887), Cope (1889), Flower and Lydekker (1891) and Hay (1902); to Halicoridae by Abel (1913) and Abel (1919); to Trichechiformes by Hay (1930) and Kretzoi (1941); and to Dugongidae by Simpson (1932), Reinhart (1959), Daxner-Hoeck (1971), Domning (1978), Bizzotto (1983), Barnes et al. (1985), de Muizon and Domning (1985), Domning (1988), Pilleri et al. (1989), Toledo and Domning (1991), Domning (1994), Aranda-Manteca et al. (1994), Domning and Furusawa (1995), Domning (1996), Bergqvist et al. (1999), Sagne (2001), Bajpai et al. (2006), Domning (2008), Samonds and Zalmout (2009), Voss (2011), Domning and Pervesler (2012), Velez-Juarbe et al. (2012), Zalmout and Gingerich (2012), Sorbi et al. (2012) and Velez-Juarbe and Domning (2014).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1868Halitherida Carus
1871Halitheriidae Gill p. 13
1873Pachyspondylus Brandt p. 347
1887Halitheriidae Lydekker p. 5
1889Halitheriidae Cope p. 876
1890Halitheriidae Cope p. 698
1891Halitheriidae Flower and Lydekker p. 89
1902Halitheriidae Hay p. 582
1913Halitheriinae Abel p. 358
1914Archaeosireninae Abel p. 217
1919Halitheriinae Abel p. 833
1930Halitheriidae Hay p. 655
1932Halitheriinae Simpson p. 423
1941Eotherioidinae Kretzoi p. 154
1941Halitheriidae Kretzoi p. 154
1941Metaxytheriinae Kretzoi p. 155
1941Prototheriidae Kretzoi p. 155
1941Eotherioidinae Kretzoi p. 385
1959Halianassinae Reinhart
1959Halitheriinae Reinhart p. 63
1971Halitheriinae Daxner-Hoeck p. 764
1973Eotherioididae Heal p. 19
1973Metaxytheriinae Heal p. 140
1978Halitheriinae Domning
1983Halitheriinae Bizzotto
1985Halitheriinae Barnes et al. p. 33
1985Halitheriinae de Muizon and Domning p. 192
1988Halitheriinae Domning p. 399
1989Halitheriinae Pilleri et al. p. 17
1991Halitheriinae Toledo and Domning p. 133
1994Halitheriinae Aranda-Manteca et al. p. 192
1994Halitheriinae Domning p. 189
1995Halitheriinae Domning and Furusawa p. 506
1996Halitheriinae Domning p. 382
1999Halitheriinae Bergqvist et al. p. 31
2001Halitheriinae Sagne p. 473
2006Halitheriinae Bajpai et al. p. 403
2008Halitheriinae Domning
2009Halitheriinae Samonds and Zalmout p. 1235
2011Halitheriinae Voss
2012Halitheriinae Domning and Pervesler p. 136
2012Halitheriinae Sorbi et al. p. 688
2012Halitheriinae Velez-Juarbe et al. p. 587
2012Halitheriinae Zalmout and Gingerich p. 37
2014Halitheriinae Velez-Juarbe and Domning p. 951

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