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Arsinoitherium giganteum

Mammalia - Embrithopoda

Taxonomy
Arsinoitherium giganteum was named by Sanders et al. (2004). Its type specimen is CH69−1, a maxilla, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Chilga, which is in a Chattian fluvial lignite/siltstone in Ethiopia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2004Arsinoitherium giganteum Sanders et al. pp. 369-372 fig. 3

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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
AfrotheriaStanhope et al. 1998
Tethytheria
orderEmbrithopoda
genusArsinoitheriumBeadnell 1902
speciesgiganteum

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