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Eporeodon (Oreodontoides) oregonensis

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Merycoidodontidae

Discussion

Originally Eporeodon (Oreodontoides) oregonensis

Taxonomy
Eporeodon (Oreodontoides) oregonensis was named by Thorpe (1921). Its type specimen is YPM 12329, a partial skull (Partial skull with I1(br.)-M3 (I3, P4, and M1 br.)), and it is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Eporeodon (Oreodontoides).

It was recombined as Eporeodon oregonensis by Thorpe (1921); it was recombined as Merychyus oregonensis by Loomis (1924); it was recombined as Oreodontoides oregonensis by Thorpe (1923), Thorpe (1924), Thorpe (1937), Schultz and Falkenbach (1947) and Stevens and Stevens (2007).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1921Eporeodon oregonensis Thorpe
1921Eporeodon (Oreodontoides) oregonensis Thorpe p. 107 figs. 11 - 13
1923Oreodontoides oregonensis Thorpe
1924Merychyus oregonensis Loomis
1924Oreodontoides oregonensis Thorpe
1937Oreodontoides oregonensis Thorpe
1947Oreodontoides oregonensis Schultz and Falkenbach p. 251 figs. 11, 15-17
1968Desmatochoerus anthyonyi Schultz and Falkenbach
2007Oreodontoides oregonensis Stevens and Stevens p. 164

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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()
suborderTylopoda()
superfamilyOreodontoidea
familyMerycoidodontidaeThorpe 1923
subfamilyEporeodontinae
genusEporeodon
subgenusOreodontoides
speciesoregonensis

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