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Odobenus (walrus)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Odobenidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1762Odobenus Brisson p. 30
1766Trichechus Linnaeus p. 49
1772Rosmarus Brunnich p. 34
1811Trichechus obesus Illiger p. 64
1811Trichechus Illiger p. 139
1821Trichechus Gray p. 310
1825Trichecus Gray p. 340
1850Trichechus Gray p. 30
1858Odobenotherium Gratiolet p. 624
1859Odontobaenus Sundev
1866Rosmarus Gill p. 7
1866Rosmarus obesus Gill p. 13
1866Trichechus obesus Gill p. 13
1866Trichechus Gray p. 35
1869Hemicaulodon Cope p. 190 figs. Plate XI, Fig. 6
1871Trichechus Gray p. 4
1872Hemicaulodon Gill p. 92
1877Rosmarus obesus Leidy p. 214
1880Odobaenus Allen p. 14
1880Odobaenus obesus Allen p. 147
1885Trichechus Lydekker p. 197
1885Hemicaulodon Woodward p. 424
1890Hemicaulodon Cope p. 699
1891Trichechus Newton p. 17
1898Trichechus Trouessart p. 375
1898Trichechus obesus Trouessart p. 376
1898Hemicaulodon Trouessart p. 1006
1902Hemicaulodon Hay p. 583
1902Odobenus Hay p. 784
1903Hemicaulodon Rhoads p. 246
1904Odobenotherium Palmer p. 469
1904Odobenus Palmer p. 470
1904Rosmarus Palmer p. 612
1904Trichechus Palmer p. 688
1904Trichechus Trouessart p. 281
1904Trichecus obesus Trouessart p. 282
1904Hemicaulodon Trouessart p. 750
1912Trichechus Turner p. 163
1922Odobenotherium Kellogg p. 104
1926Odobaenus obesus Matsumoto p. 15
1930Odobenus Hay p. 559
1930Hemicaulodon Hay p. 657
1963Odobenus Scheffer and Rice p. 3
1965Odobenus obesus Kardas p. 376
1968Odobenus Mitchell p. 1897
1977Odobenus Repenning and Tedford p. 12
1980Odobenus Kurten and Anderson p. 200
1985Odobenus Fay p. 1
1988Odobenus Carroll
1989Odobenus Barnes p. 23
1989Odobenus Tomida p. 110
1990Odobenus Riedman p. 58 figs. Table 2
1992Odobenus Harington and Beard p. 313
1994Odobenus Deméré p. 121
1995Odobenus Horikawa p. 311
1997Odobenus McKenna and Bell p. 256
2002Odobenus Berta p. 923
2002Odobenus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Odobenus Deméré et al. p. 49 figs. Fig. 3.3
2006Odobenus Kohno p. 418
2009Odobenus Berta p. 863
2013Odobenus Boessenecker and Churchill p. 10 fig. 8
2017Odobenus Berta p. 156
2018Odobenus Berta p. 714 figs. Fig. 3
2018Odobenus Berta et al. p. 217 figs. Fig. 6
2018Odobenus Magallanes et al. p. 30 figs. Fig. 14

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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()
familyOdobenidae()
Neodobenia
subfamilyOdobeninae
tribeOdobenini
genusOdobenus

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