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Uintatherium

Mammalia - Amblypoda - Uintatheriidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Uintamastix Leidy
1872Uintatherium Leidy
1872Dinoceras Marsh
1872Tinoceras Marsh
1873Uintatherium Cope p. 5
1875Uintatherium Cope p. 28
1885Octotomus Cope
1886Elachoceras Scott
1958Uintatherium Dorr, Jr. p. 516
1998Uintatherium Lucas and Schoch p. 287

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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
Epitheria
UngulataLinnaeus 1766
orderAmblypodaCope 1884
suborderDinocerata()
familyUintatheriidaeFlower 1876
subfamilyUintatheriinaeFlower 1876
genusUintatheriumLeidy 1872

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 dwellingo
Diet: herbivoreo
Created: 2005-08-31 13:51:18
Modified: 2005-08-31 15:51:18
Source: o = order, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Lucas and Schoch 1998, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: base of the Bridgerian to the top of the Uintan or 50.30000 to 40.40000 Ma

Collections (30 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6China (Nei Mongol) U. sp. (174917)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6China (Inner Mongolia) U. sp. (195165)
Bridgerian50.3 - 46.2USA (Wyoming) Dinoceras agreste, Dinoceras laticeps, Tinoceras latum (16417) Dinoceras lucare, Dinoceras mirabile, U. latifrons (16404) U. anceps (16086 16200 16211 16234 16235 16236 16250 16278 16406 16421 16442 16448) U. mirabile (16213) U. sp. (16418 16425 16426)
Bridgerian - Early/Lower Uintan50.3 - 40.4USA (California) U. sp. (16662)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2China (Xinjiang) U. insperatus (176333)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2China (Shandong) U. sp. (175583)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2China (Henan) U. insperatus (175802)
Early/Lower Uintan46.2 - 40.4USA (Wyoming) U. anceps (186968)
Uintan46.2 - 40.4USA (California) U. sp. (16509)
Uintan46.2 - 40.4USA (Texas) U. anceps (16588)
Uintan46.2 - 40.4USA (Utah) U. anceps (16656) U. sp. (16646)
Uintan46.2 - 40.4USA (Wyoming) U. anceps (16647)