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Hypercoryphodon thomsoni

Mammalia - Coryphodontidae

Taxonomy
Hypercoryphodon thomsoni was named by Osborn and Granger (1932). Its type specimen is A. M. 26384, a skull (a splendidly preserved skull with all cheek teeth and alveoli of incisors and canines), and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Houldjin Gravels (1930 AMNH), which is in a Houldjinian terrestrial gravel in China. It is the type species of Hypercoryphodon.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1932Hypercoryphodon thomsoni Osborn and Granger p. 5

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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()
Cimolesta()
suborderPantodonta(Cope 1873)
familyCoryphodontidae
genusHypercoryphodon
speciesthomsoni

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