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Eumetopias stelleri

Mammalia - Carnivora - Otariidae

Taxonomy
Phoca stelleri was named by Fischer (1829).

It was recombined as Otaria stelleri by Gray (1850) and Gray (1866); it was recombined as Eumetopias (Eumetopias) stelleri by Trouessart (1898); it was synonymized subjectively with Eumetopias jubata by Allen (1902) and Kellogg (1922); it was recombined as Eumetopias stelleri by Gray (1871), Allen (1880), Hay (1902), Trouessart (1904), Turner (1912) and Hay (1930).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1829Phoca stelleri Fischer p. 231
1850Otaria stelleri Gray p. 47
1866Otaria stelleri Gray p. 60
1871Eumetopias stelleri Gray p. 28
1880Eumetopias stelleri Allen p. 209
1898Eumetopias (Eumetopias) stelleri Trouessart p. 370
1902Eumetopias stelleri Hay p. 783
1904Eumetopias stelleri Trouessart p. 279
1912Eumetopias stelleri Turner p. 170
1930Eumetopias stelleri Hay p. 558

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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
superfamilyArctoideaFlower 1869
Pinnipedimorpha
Pinnipedia()
superfamilyOtarioidea
familyOtariidae()
genusEumetopiasGill 1866
speciesstelleri()

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