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Lama pacos

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Camelidae

Taxonomy
Camelus pacos was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant.

It was recombined as Auchenia paca by Ameghino (1889); it was recombined as Lama pacos by Thomas (1911) and Stanley et al. (1994).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Camelus pacos Linnaeus p. 65
1889Auchenia paca Ameghino p. 587
1911Lama pacos Thomas p. 150
1994Lama pacos Stanley et al. p. 1

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
suborderTylopoda()
superfamilyCameloidea
familyCamelidae
subfamilyCamelinaeGray 1821
tribeLaminiWebb 1965
genusLamaCuvier 1800
speciespacos()

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