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Miomaci (pinniped)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Ursidae

Taxonomy
Miomaci was named by de Bones et al. (2017). Its type is Miomaci pannonicum.

It was assigned to Indarctini by de Bones et al. (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2017Miomaci de Bones et al. p. 414

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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
Ursida
superfamilyUrsoideaFischer de Waldheim 1817
familyUrsidaeGray 1825
subfamilyAiluropodinae
tribeIndarctiniAbella et al. 2012
genusMiomaci

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
L. de Bones et al. 2017medium-sized ursid, primitive by the anteriorly situated protocone of P4 and the short talon of M2; vertical ascending ramus of the mandible; lower p1-p3 reduced but p2 and p3 two-rooted; p4 with a well-developed posterior accessory cuspid; low trigonid of m1 with blunt cuspids, mesio-distally oriented paraconid, gentle mesial and distal slopes of the protoconid, distally situated metaconid, talonid wider than trigonid; oval m3; low upper canine, small but two-rooted P3; P4 with very tiny parastyle, protocone at the same level than paracone; M2 with a small talon.