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Ambulocetus

Mammalia - Cetacea - Ambulocetidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Ambulocetus Thewissen et al. pp. 210-212 figs. 1-2
1996Ambulocetus Thewissen et al. p. 10
1997Ambulocetus McKenna and Bell p. 370
1998Ambulocetus Williams p. 5
2001Ambulocetus Thewissen et al. p. suppl.
2002Ambulocetus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Ambulocetus Geisler and Sanders p. 27
2008Ambulocetus McLeod and Barnes p. 93
2009Ambulocetus Spaulding et al.
2010Ambulocetus Uhen p. 201
2012Ambulocetus Gingerich p. 313 figs. Figure 4
2015Ambulocetus Gao and Ni p. 156 figs. Table 1
2016Ambulocetus Marx et al. p. 98

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Chordata(Haeckel 1847)
Vertebrata()
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
superclassSarcopterygii()
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderCetacea
familyAmbulocetidae
genusAmbulocetus

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
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