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Otradnocetus virodovi

Mammalia - Artiodactyla

Taxonomy
Otradnocetus virodovi was named by Mchedlidze (1984). Its type specimen is CO. I-90, a skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Otradnaja, which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian marine horizon in the Russian Federation.

It was corrected as Otradnocetus viridovi by Goldin and Startsev (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1984Otradnocetus virodovi Mchedlidze p. 6 figs. Plates 1-32
1986Otradnocetus viridovi Pilleri p. 28
2014Otradnocetus viridovi Goldin and Startsev p. 420 figs. Figure 1
2018Otradnocetus virodovi Gol'din p. 15

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
Cetacea()
Pelagiceti
Neoceti
Mysticeti()
Chaeomysticeti()
Plicogulae
superfamilyCetotherioidea
genusOtradnocetus
speciesvirodovi

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