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Phoca (Phoca) foetida

Mammalia - Carnivora - Phocidae

Taxonomy
Phoca foetida was named by Fabricius (1776). It is extant.

It was recombined as Callocephalus foetidus by Gray (1850); it was recombined as Pagomys foetida by Gill (1866); it was recombined as Pagomys foetidus by Gray (1866); it was recombined as Phoca (Pusa) foetida by Allen (1880); it was recombined as Phoca (Phoca) foetida by Trouessart (1898).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1776Phoca foetida Fabricius
1850Callocephalus foetidus Gray p. 23
1866Pagomys foetida Gill p. 5
1866Pagomys foetidus Gray p. 23
1880Phoca (Pusa) foetida Allen p. 597
1898Phoca (Phoca) foetida Trouessart p. 385

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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
infraorderEucynodontia
RankNameAuthor
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
superfamilyArctoideaFlower 1869
Pinnipedimorpha
Pinnipedia()
familyPhocidae
subfamilyPhocinae
genusPhoca
subgenusPhoca
speciesfoetida(Fabricius 1776)

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