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Oncocherus krishtalkai

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Erinaceidae

Taxonomy
Oncocherus krishtalkai was named by Scott (2006). Its type specimen is UALVP 43134, a mandible (incomplete left dentary with p2-p4, m1-m3), and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Crestomere School, which is in a Tiffanian terrestrial siltstone in the Paskapoo Formation of Canada. It is the type species of Oncocherus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2006Oncocherus krishtalkai Scott p. 1697

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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()
Placentalia
orderLipotyphlaHaeckel 1866
familyErinaceidaeFischer von Waldheim 1817
genusOncocherus
specieskrishtalkai

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