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Duchesneodus

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Brontotheriidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1908Megacerops primitivus Lambe
1929Teleodus primitivus Osborn
1931Teleodus primitivus Peterson
1934Teleodus primitivus Russell
1935Teleodus californicus Stock
1941Teleodus primitivus Scott
1967Teleodus thyboi Bjork p. 231
1977Teleodus primitivus Wilson
1982Duchesneodus Lucas and Schoch
1982Duchesneodus californicus Lucas and Schoch
1982Duchesneodus primitivum Lucas and Schoch
1982Duchesneodus thyboi Lucas and Schoch
1988Duchesneodus Carroll
1989Duchesneodus primitivum Lucas and Schoch
1989Duchesneodus Prothero and Schoch p. 537
1998Duchesneodus Mader p. 531
2008Duchesneodus Mihlbachler p. 413

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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
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
familyBrontotheriidae()
subfamilyBrontotheriinaeMarsh 1873
tribeBrontotheriiniMarsh 1873
subtribeBrontotheriinaMarsh 1873
BrontotheriitaMarsh 1873
genusDuchesneodus

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: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: ground dwellingf
Diet: browserf
Created: 2005-08-31 14:53:16
Modified: 2005-08-31 16:53:16
Source: f = family, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Mader 1998, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: base of the Uintan to the top of the Duchesnean or 46.20000 to 37.20000 Ma

Collections (25 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Eocene56.0 - 33.9USA (California) D. sp. (16782) Teleodus californicus (16818)
Uintan46.2 - 40.4USA (California) D. sp. (16510 16603)
Uintan46.2 - 40.4USA (Utah) Protitanotherium sp. (16531)
Duchesnean40.4 - 37.2USA (California) Brontotheriidae indet. (16850) D. californicus (16803 16806 16808 16812) D. uintensis (16844) Teleodus californicus (16810)
Duchesnean40.4 - 37.2USA (South Dakota) Teleodus thyboi (16823 16825)
Duchesnean40.4 - 37.2USA (Utah) Teleodus uintensis (16859 16861)
Duchesnean40.4 - 37.2USA (Texas) D. sp. (16835 16838) D. uintensis (16855 16856 16857) Teleodus sp. (16828)
Duchesnean40.4 - 37.2USA (New Mexico) Teleodus uintensis (16866 16869 16875)