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Sivatherium

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Giraffidae

Taxonomy
Sivatherium was named by Falconer and Cautley (1836). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Giraffidae by Carroll (1988); and to Sivatheriinae by Mitchell and Skinner (2003), Harris et al. (2010) and Kahn et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1836Sivatherium Falconer and Cautley
1988Sivatherium Carroll
2003Sivatherium Mitchell and Skinner p. 64 figs. Figure 16
2010Sivatherium Harris et al. p. 804
2010Sivatherium Kahn et al. p. 122

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
Ruminantiamorpha
Ruminantia(Scopoli 1777)
Pecora()
familyGiraffidae
subfamilySivatheriinaeZittel 1893
genusSivatheriumFalconer and Cautley 1836

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