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Acheronodon garbani

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Microcosmodontidae

Taxonomy
Acheronodon garbani was named by Archibald (1982) [genotype]. Its type specimen is UCMP V-116953, a tooth, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Worm Coulee 1, which is in a Puercan coarse channel fill sandstone in the Tullock Formation of Montana. It is the type species of Acheronodon.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Acheronodon garbani Archibald p. 68 fig. 22

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
Allotheria()
orderMultituberculataCope 1884
suborderCimolodonta()
familyMicrocosmodontidaeHoltzman and Wolberg 1977
genusAcheronodon
speciesgarbani

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