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Fallomus

Mammalia - Rodentia - Diatomyidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1986Fallomus Flynn et al. p. 13
1997Fallomus Mein and Ginsburg p. 810
2004Fallomus Marivaux et al. p. 495
2006Fallomus Dawson et al. p. 1458
2007Fallomus Flynn

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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
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
familyDiatomyidae
genusFallomus

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
L.J. Flynn et al. 1986Chapattimyid with cheek teeth transversely bilophodont, lacking well-developed longitudinal crests; high, inclined cusps; upper cheek teeth with four major cusps, lacking both metaconule and paraconule; lower teeth with five major cusps including hypoconulid; enterostyle and ectostylid present in high frequency; second molars are largest cheek teeth; Ml-3 and m2 with four roots.