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Lopholistriodon moruoroti

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Suidae

Taxonomy
Lopholistriodon moruoroti was named by Wilkinson (1976).

It was recombined as Namachoerus moruoroti by Pickford (2007) and Bishop (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Lopholistriodon moruoroti Wilkinson
2007Namachoerus moruoroti Pickford p. 93
2010Namachoerus moruoroti Bishop p. 842

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
superfamilySuoidea
familySuidae
subfamilyListriodontinaeSimpson 1945
genusLopholistriodonPickford and Wilkinson 1975
speciesmoruorotiWilkinson 1976

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialo
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: ground dwellingf
Diet: omnivoref
Created: 2005-06-08 10:11:09
Modified: 2005-08-23 13:08:25
Source: f = family, o = order, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Nowak 1991, Nowak 1999, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Burdigalian to the top of the Serravallian or 20.44000 to 11.62000 Ma

Collections (6 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Kenya Listriodon sp. (70808)
Early/Lower Miocene - Middle Miocene23.03 - 11.608Namibia Namachoerus moruoroti (21855)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97Kenya Lopholistriodon moruoroti (38060)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608Kenya Namachoerus moruoroti (74559)
Serravallian13.82 - 11.62Kenya (Nyanza) Lopholistriodon moruoroti (21339)
Serravallian13.82 - 11.62Kenya Lopholistriodon moruoroti (22071)