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Obdurodon

Mammalia - Monotremata - Ornithorhynchidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Obdurodon Woodburne and Tedford p. 3 figs. Fig. 2-4
1978Obdurodon Archer et al. p. 17
1988Obdurodon Carroll
1992Obdurodon Archer et al. p. 16
2005Obdurodon Martin and Rauhut
2008Obdurodon Rowe et al. p. 1241

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
AustralosphenidaLuo et al. 2001
orderMonotremataBonaparte 1838
familyOrnithorhynchidaeGray 1825
genusObdurodon

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: scansorialuc
Diet: insectivoref
Diet 2: herbivoref
Created: 2005-06-08 10:11:09
Modified: 2005-06-08 12:11:09
Source: f = family, c = class, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Luo et al. 2003, Nowak 1991, Carroll 1988, Hopson 1973, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Oligocene to the top of the Pliocene or 28.40000 to 2.58800 Ma

Collections (6 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Oligocene - Early/Lower Miocene28.4 - 15.97Australia (South Australia) O. insignis (95828)
Late/Upper Oligocene - Middle Miocene28.4 - 11.608Australia (South Australia) O. insignis (45652 51412)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608Australia (Queensland) O. dicksoni (92641) O. tharalkooschild (151091)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Australia (South Australia) O. insignis (182109)