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Xenorhinotherium bahiense

Mammalia - Litopterna - Macraucheniidae

Taxonomy
Xenorhinotherium bahiense was named by Cartelle and Lessa (1988) [Diagnosis as for the genus by monotypy.]. Its type specimen is MCL-2644, a skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Toca dos Ossos, which is in a Pleistocene/Holocene terrestrial horizon in Brazil. It is the type species of Xenorhinotherium.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Xenorhinotherium bahiense Cartelle and Lessa

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
orderLitopternaAmeghino 1889
familyMacraucheniidae
genusXenorhinotherium
speciesbahiense

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available