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Paradolichopithecus

Mammalia - Primates - Cercopithecidae

Taxonomy
Paradolichopithecus was named by Necrasov et al. (1961). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Cercopithecidae by McKenna and Bell (1997).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1961Paradolichopithecus Necrasov et al.
1997Paradolichopithecus McKenna and Bell

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderPrimates
suborderAnthropoideaMivart 1864
infraorderCatarrhiniGeoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1812
superfamilyCercopithecoidea
familyCercopithecidae
genusParadolichopithecusNecrasov et al. 1961

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: terrestrialc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: arborealf
Diet: frugivoref
Diet 2: folivoref
Created: 2005-06-08 10:11:09
Modified: 2005-08-22 19:20:00
Source: f = family, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Nowak 1991, Carroll 1988, Hopson 1973, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Pliocene to the top of the MN 17 or 3.60000 to 1.80600 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Romania Cercopithecoidea indet. (39846)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588Greece (Kozani) P. arvernensis (193513)
MN 172.588 - 1.806Spain (Teruel) Papio arvernensis (36112)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781Greece (Lesvos) P. arvernensis (183341)