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Indri (indri)

Mammalia - Primates - Indriidae

Taxonomy
Indri was named by Geoffroy and Cuvier (1796) [also attributed to Lacépède 1799]. It is extant. It is the type genus of Indriidae.

It was assigned to Lichanotina by Gray (1825); and to Indriidae by Schwarz (1931) and Karanth et al. (2005).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1796Indri Geoffroy and Cuvier
1811Lichanotus Illiger p. 72
1815Indrium Rafinesque p. 54
1825Indris Gray p. 338
1825Lichanotus Gray p. 338
1840Pithelemur Lesson p. 208
1931Indri Schwarz p. 400
2005Indri Karanth et al. p. 5094

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
Euprimateformes
EuprimatesHoffstetter 1978
infraorderStrepsirrhini(Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1812)
infraorderLemuriformesGregory 1915
superfamilyLemuroidea(Mivart 1864)
familyIndriidaeBurnett 1828
genusIndriGeoffroy and Cuvier 1796

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