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Neophoca cinerea (Australian sea lion)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Otariidae

Taxonomy
Otaria cinerea was named by Peron (1816). It is extant.

It was recombined as Arctocephalus cinereus by Gray (1850), Gray (1871) and Gray (1873); it was recombined as Arctocephalus cinerea by Gray (1866); it was recombined as Eumetopias cinerea by Turner (1912); it was recombined as Neophoca cinerea by Scheffer and Rice (1963), Repenning and Tedford (1977), Riedman (1990), Ling (1992), Deméré et al. (2003), Wilson and Reeder (2005), Cullen et al. (2014) and Berta et al. (2018).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1816Otaria cinerea Peron
1816Otaria albicollis Péron p. 118
1828Arctocephalus lobatus Gray
1830Otaria australis Quoy and Gaimard
1850Arctocephalus cinereus Gray p. 43
1850Arctocephalus lobatus Gray p. 44
1850Arctocephalus australis Gray p. 45
1859Arctocephalus lobatus Gray
1866Neophoca lobatus Gray p. 50
1866Arctocephalus cinerea Gray p. 56
1866Arctocephalus australis Gray p. 57
1870Zalophus lobatus Allen p. 44
1871Arctocephalus cinereus Gray p. 20
1871Neophoca lobata Gray p. 28
1873Arctocephalus cinereus Gray p. 143
1874Arctocephalus australis Gray
1877Arctocephalus williamsi McCoy pp. 7-9 figs. Plates 41-42
1880Zalophus lobatus Allen p. 209
1898Eumetopias (Zalophus) lobatus Trouessart p. 371
1898Arctocephalus australis Trouessart p. 373
1904Eumetopias (Zalophus) lobatus Trouessart p. 279
1904Arctocephalus australis Trouessart p. 280
1912Eumetopias cinerea Turner p. 171
1922Zalophus lobatus Kellogg p. 107
1922Zalophus williamsi Kellogg p. 107
1963Neophoca cinerea Scheffer and Rice p. 2
1977Neophoca cinerea Repenning and Tedford p. 73
1990Neophoca cinerea Riedman p. 58 figs. Table 2
1992Neophoca cinerea Ling p. 1
2003Neophoca cinerea Deméré et al. p. 49 figs. Fig. 3.3
2005Neophoca cinerea Wilson and Reeder p. 592
2014Neophoca cinerea Cullen et al. p. 1471 figs. Figure 1
2018Neophoca cinerea Berta et al. p. 215 figs. FIg. 5

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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
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
superfamilyArctoideaFlower 1869
Pinnipedimorpha
Pinnipedia()
superfamilyOtarioidea
familyOtariidae()
genusNeophocaGray 1866
speciescinerea(Peron 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