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Endotherium

Mammalia -

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1947Endotherium Shikama
1967Endotherium Van Valen
1979Endotherium Kielan-Jaworowska et al. p. 223
2018Endotherium Wang et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
genusEndotherium

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
T. Shikama 1947Related to Zalambdalestes Gregory and Simpson, 1926. Lower jaw not stout in proportion to cheek teeth. Molars becoming smaller posteriorly. M3 not so much reduced as in Zalambdalestes. Trigonid and talonid broader than long ; the former with 3 distinct cusps; pr'd slightly higher than pa'd which is about equal to me'd in height. Talonid basined with 3 well defined cusps ; hy'd larger than hl's and en'd. Trigonid not sharply cut off from talonid ; pa'd and me'd much bent to alveolar border. Parastyle developed.
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: scansorialsubc
Diet: insectivoreuc
Created: 2005-09-06 20:43:42
Modified: 2005-09-06 22:44:32
Source: subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Luo et al. 2003, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: base of the Aptian to the top of the Albian or 125.00000 to 100.50000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Aptian - Albian125.0 - 100.5China (Liaoning) E. niinomii (115165)