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Tapiridae (tapir)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Tapiridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1821Tapiridae Gray
1825Tapirina Gray p. 342
1850Tapirina Bonaparte p. 1
1881Tapiridae Cope p. 395
1883Tapiridae Flower p. 185
1889Tapiridae Cope p. 876
1891Tapiridae Flower and Lydekker p. 90
1963Tapiridae Radinsky p. 9
1980Tapiridae Kurten and Anderson p. 292
1988Tapiridae Carroll
1989Tapiridae Prothero and Schoch p. 534
1991Tapiridae Nowak
1999Tapiridae Holbrook p. 346
2001Tapiridae Sach and Heizmann p. 30
2005Tapiridae Colbert p. 5
2006Tapiridae Hulbert and Whitmore p. 18
2010Tapiridae Hulbert p. 78
2018Tapiridae Eshelman et al. p. 9

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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()
Tapiromorpha(Haeckel 1873)
Ceratomorpha(Wood 1937)
superfamilyTapiroideaGill 1872
familyTapiridae
familyTapiridae

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