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Pappocricetodon rencunensis

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Taxonomy
Pappocricetodon rencunensis was named by Tong (1992). Its type specimen is IVPP V8928, a tooth (RM1), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is 5311, Rencun, Mianchixian County, Yuanqu basin, which is in an Eocene terrestrial horizon in the Hedi Formation of China. It is the type species of Pappocricetodon.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Pappocricetodon rencunensis Tong
2010Pappocricetodon rencunensis Gomes Rodrigues et al.

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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()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
infraorderMyodontaSchaub 1958
superfamilyMuroideaIlliger 1811
familyCricetidaeFischer von Waldheim 1817
subfamilyPappocricetodontinae
genusPappocricetodon
speciesrencunensis

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available