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Pan (chimpanzee)

Mammalia - Primates - Hominidae

Taxonomy
Pan was named by Oken (1816) [name conserved by the ICZN (opinion 1368)]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Gorillinae by Andrews and Cronin (1982); to Gorillini by Andrews (1992); to Homininae by Cameron (1997); and to Hominoidea by Zalmout et al. (2010).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1812Troglodytes Geoffroy p. 87
1816Pan Oken p. 1230
1820Mimetes Leach p. 104
1825Troglodytes Gray p. 338
1828Theranthropus Brookes p. 28
1831Chimpansee Voigt
1839Anthropopithecus de Blainville p. 360
1841Hylanthropus Gloger p. 34
1862Pseudanthropos Reichenbach p. 191
1866Pongo Haeckel
1866Engeco Haeckel p. 275
1905Fsihego De Pauw p. 13
1912Simia (Anthropopithecus) Matschie
1954Bonobo Tratz and Heck p. 97
1982Pan Andrews and Cronin p. 545
1992Pan Andrews p. 644
1997Pan Cameron
2010Pan Zalmout et al. pp. Supp. 4 figs. Table 2

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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()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
RankNameAuthor
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
Euprimateformes
EuprimatesHoffstetter 1978
infraorderHaplorhini(Pocock 1918)
suborderAnthropoideaMivart 1864
infraorderCatarrhiniGeoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1812
superfamilyHominoideaGray 1825
familyHominidaeGray 1825
subfamilyHomininaeGray 1825
tribeGorillini(Hürzeler 1968)
genusPanOken 1816

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