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Arctocephalus falklandicus

Mammalia - Carnivora - Otariidae

Taxonomy
Phoca falklandica was named by Shaw (1800) [The date of 1800 is made up, as I can't find the real date (MDU).]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Arctocephalus falklandica by Gray (1866); it was recombined as Arctocephalus falklandicus by Gray (1850) and Gray (1871).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1800Phoca falklandica Shaw
1850Arctocephalus falklandicus Gray p. 42
1866Arctocephalus falklandica Gray p. 55
1871Arctocephalus falklandicus Gray p. 25

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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()
genusArctocephalusCuvier 1826
speciesfalklandicus(Shaw 1800)

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