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Megatheriidae

Mammalia - Megatheriidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1821Megatheriidae Gray p. 304
1850Megatheriidae Bonaparte p. 1
1872Megatheriidae Gill
1889Megatheriidae Cope p. 658
1891Megatheriidae Flower and Lydekker p. 89
1898Megatheriidae Gadow p. 41
1956Megatheriidae Paula Couto p. 99
1980Megatheriidae Kurten and Anderson p. 138
1988Megatheriidae Carroll
1993Megatheriidae MacFadden et al. p. 235
1995Megatheriidae Gaudin
1999Megatheriidae De Iuliis and Cartelle p. 500
2007Megatheriidae McDonald and Naples p. 154
2016Megatheriidae Amson et al. p. 231 figs. Fig. 10
2017Megatheriidae De Los Arcos et al. p. 355

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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
Americatheria
Xenarthra()
infraorderPilosaFlower 1883
Folivora
Eutardigrada
familyMegatheriidaeGill 1872
familyMegatheriidaeGill 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