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Bugtirhinus

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2000Bugtirhinus Antoine and Welcomme pp. 798-811
2003Bugtirhinus Guérin and Pickford p. 31

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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
orderPerissodactyla()
Tapiromorpha(Haeckel 1873)
Ceratomorpha(Wood 1937)
superfamilyRhinocerotoidea
familyRhinocerotidae
subfamilyRhinocerotinae
tribeElasmotheriiniDollo 1885
genusBugtirhinus

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
P.-O. Antoine and J.-L. Welcomme 2000Slender rhinocerotid with semi-circular I1/ in cross-section, cement ®lling up the cheek teeth, partially fused roots on upper cheek teeth, strong lingual wall on P2-4/, transverse metaloph on P2/, short metaloph on M1/ and especially M2, trefoil-shaped protoloph on M3/, without labial cingulum on lower cheek teeth, with strong mesostyle on upper deciduous teeth, posterior contact between scaphoid and semilunate, oblique ®bular facet on astragalus, high and narrow Tuber calcanei, rectangular navicular in vertical view, sigmoid upper border on MtIII, continuous pad-shaped posterior tuberosity on MtIV.