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Cephalotropis coronatus

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Cetotheriidae

Taxonomy
Cephalotropis coronatus was named by Cope (1896) [also noted in Cope (1896), Science vol. 3 no. 76 p. 880]. Its type specimen is USNM 9352 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Colony Cliffs, which is in a Tortonian offshore shelf claystone in the St Marys Formation of Maryland.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1896Cephalotropis coronatus Cope p. 143
1898Cephalotropis coronatus Trouessart p. 1069
1902Cephalotropus coronatus Hay p. 598
1904Cephalotropis coronatus Case p. 39
1904Cephalotropus coronatus Trouessart p. 779
1930Cephalotropis coronatus Hay p. 573
1940Cephalotropis nectus Kellogg p. 19
1994Cephalotropis coronatus Gottfried et al. p. 233
2008Cephalotropis coronatus Uhen et al. p. 614
2011Cephalotropis nectus Marx p. 83 figs. Figure 2
2015Cephalotropis coronatus Marx and Fordyce p. 4 figs. Figure 2
2016Cephalotropis coronatus Marx et al. p. 22 figs. Figure 10

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
Cetacea()
Pelagiceti
Neoceti
Mysticeti()
Chaeomysticeti()
Plicogulae
familyCetotheriidae()
genusCephalotropis
speciescoronatus

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