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Didelphodus absarokae

Mammalia - Hyaenodonta - Hyaenodontidae

Taxonomy
Deltatherium absarokae was named by Cope (1881).

It was recombined as Didelphodus absarokae by Cope (1882), Scott (1892), Matthew (1918), McKenna (1960) and Van Valen (1966).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1881Deltatherium absarokae Cope p. 669
1882Didelphodus absarokae Cope
1892Didelphodus absarokae Scott p. 311
1918Didelphodus absarokae Matthew
1960Didelphodus absarokae McKenna
1966Didelphodus absarokae Van Valen

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
orderHyaenodonta()
familyHyaenodontidaeLeidy 1869
subfamilyProviverrinaeSchlosser 1886
genusDidelphodusCope 1882
speciesabsarokae()

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: carnivoref
Created: 2005-08-30 14:44:28
Modified: 2005-08-30 16:44:28
Source: f = family, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Gunnell 1998, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: Wasatchian or 55.80000 to 50.30000 Ma

Collections (40 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Wasatchian55.8 - 50.3USA (Wyoming) Didelphodus absarokae (15491 15493 15504 15507 15510 15522 15531 15534 15546 15548 15552 15553 15554 15558 15560 15573 15575 15578 15694 15756 15934 15994 16018 16021 16055 46692 46780 46807 46810 46820 46845) Didelphodus ventanus (15910)
Wasatchian55.8 - 50.3USA (Colorado) Didelphodus absarokae (15220 15231 15485 15725 15845 15887)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6USA (Wyoming) Didelphodus absarokae (15687)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6France (Var) Didelphodus absarokae (35538)