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Ursinae

Mammalia - Carnivora - Ursidae

Taxonomy
Ursinae was named by Swainson (1835) [Probably named before Hunt 1998]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Ursidae by Bjork (1970), Kurten and Anderson (1980), Hunt (1998) and Jin et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1835Ursinae Swainson
1970Ursinae Bjork p. 14
1980Ursinae Kurten and Anderson p. 180
1998Ursinae Hunt, Jr. p. 182
2007Ursinae Jin et al. p. 10935

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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()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
RankNameAuthor
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
superfamilyArctoideaFlower 1869
Ursida
superfamilyUrsoideaFischer de Waldheim 1817
familyUrsidaeGray 1825
subfamilyUrsinaeSwainson 1835
subfamilyUrsinaeSwainson 1835

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