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Pholidota (pangolin)

Mammalia - Pholidota

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Squamata Huxley p. 287
1904Pholidota Weber
1906Pholidota Ameghino p. 91
1910Pholidota Gregory p. 465
1975Pholidota McKenna p. 43
1991Pholidota Nowak
1997Pholidota McKenna and Bell p. 220
1999Pholidota Waddell et al. p. cover
2001Pholidota Madsen et al. p. 610
2001Pholidota Waddell et al. p. 148
2010Pholidota Asher and Helgen p. 3 figs. Figure 1
2012Pholidota Kondrashov and Agadjanian

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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
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
PholidotamorphaGaudin et al. 2009
orderPholidotaWeber 1904
orderPholidotaWeber 1904

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