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Leopardus vorohuensis

Mammalia - Carnivora - Felidae

Taxonomy
Felis vorohuensis was named by Berta (1983). Its type specimen is MMP 1047, a partial skeleton, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is 15 km N Mar del Plata, which is in an Uquian terrestrial horizon in the Vorohue Formation of Argentina.

It was recombined as Leopardus vorohuensis by Alroy (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Felis vorohuensis Berta p. 721
2007Leopardus vorohuensis Alroy

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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()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
RankNameAuthor
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
suborderFeliformiaKretzoi 1945
superfamilyAeluroideaFlower 1869
familyFelidae
subfamilyFelinaeTrouessart 1885
genusLeopardusGray 1842
speciesvorohuensis()

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