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Minerva antiqua

Mammalia -

Taxonomy
Minerva antiqua was named by Shufeldt (1913). Its type specimen is A. M. 5163, a limb element (claw), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Church Buttes, which is in a Bridgerian terrestrial horizon in the Bridger Formation of Wyoming.

It was recombined as Aquila antiqua by Shufeldt (1913); it was considered a nomen dubium by Wetmore (1933).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1913Aquila antiqua Shufeldt
1913Minerva antiqua Shufeldt p. 297
1915Minerva antiqua Shufeldt p. 43
1921Minerva antiqua Wetmore p. 457
1933Minerva antiqua Lambrecht p. 618
1985Minerva antiqua Olson p. 130

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Americatheria
Xenarthra()
genusMinervaShufeldt 1915
speciesantiquaShufeldt 1913

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