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Numidotheriidae

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Numidotheriidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1996Numidotheriidae Gheerbrant et al. p. 69
1996Numidotheriidae Shoshani and Tassy p. 352
1997Numidotheriidae McKenna and Bell p. 498
2002Numidotheriidae Gheerbrant et al. p. 494
2005Numidotheriidae Shoshani and Tassy p. 9 figs. Table 2

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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
AfrotheriaStanhope et al. 1998
Tethytheria
orderProboscidea()
suborderBarytherioideaAndrews 1906
familyNumidotheriidae
familyNumidotheriidae

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: grazerf
Diet 2: browserf
Created: 2005-08-26 13:32:09
Modified: 2005-08-26 15:32:09
Source: f = family, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Nowak 1999, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: base of the Early/Lower Eocene to the top of the Late/Upper Eocene or 55.80000 to 33.90000 Ma

Collections (5 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8Algeria Proboscidea indet. (71984)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8Morocco Daouitherium rebouli (71235)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6Mali (Gao) Numidotheriidae indet. (175262)
Bartonian - Late/Upper Eocene41.3 - 33.9Libya Numidotherium savagei (174667)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Western Sahara Numidotherium sp. (96686)