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Mongolonyx

Mammalia - Acreodi - Mesonychidae

Taxonomy
Mongolonyx was named by Szalay and Gould (1966). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Mesonychinae by Zhou et al. (1995); and to Mesonychidae by Carroll (1988), McKenna and Bell (1997) and Gingerich (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Mongolonyx Szalay and Gould
1988Mongolonyx Carroll
1995Mongolonyx Zhou et al. p. 397
1997Mongolonyx McKenna and Bell p. 367
1998Mongolonyx Gingerich p. 427 figs. FIgure 1

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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
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
orderAcreodiMatthew 1909
Mesonychia
familyMesonychidae
subfamilyMesonychinaeCope 1880
genusMongolonyxSzalay and Gould 1966

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