Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Palaeotherium

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Palaeotheriidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1804Palaeotherium Cuvier
1825Paleotherium Gray p. 342
1848Palaeotherium Owen p. 139
1881Palaeotherium Cope p. 399
1986Palaeotherium Hooker p. 371
1989Palaeotherium Prothero and Schoch p. 532
1993Palaeotherium Cuesta
2000Palaeotherium Astibia et al. p. 243
2004Palaeotherium Franzen p. 218

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

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
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
suborderLophodontomorpha
infraorderEuperissodactyla
Hippomorpha
superfamilyEquoidea
familyPalaeotheriidaeBonaparte 1850
genusPalaeotheriumCuvier 1804

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