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Phascolomys

Mammalia - Diprotodontia - Vombatidae

Taxonomy
Phascolomys was named by Illiger (1811). It is not extant. It is the type genus of Phascolomyoidea.

It was assigned to Marsupialia by Illiger (1811); to Phascolomyidae by Lydekker (1894) and Pocock (1921); and to Vombatidae by Wells (1989).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1811Phascolomys Illiger p. 76
1894Phascolomys Lydekker p. 265
1921Phascolomys Pocock p. 606
1989Phascolomys Wells

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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
Theriamorpha(Rowe 1993)
Theriiformes(Rowe 1988)
Trechnotheria
Cladotheria
Boreosphenida()
subclassTheria
subclassMetatheria()
Marsupialia()
AustralidelphiaSzalay 1982
orderDiprotodontiaOwen 1866
suborderVombatiformesBurnett 1830
familyVombatidaeBurnett 1829
genusPhascolomys

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