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Palaeonictinae

Mammalia - Creodonta - Oxyaenidae

Taxonomy
Palaeonictinae was named by Denison (1938). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Oxyaenidae by Van Valen (1967) and Chester et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Palaeonictinae Denison
1967Palaeonictinae Van Valen
2010Palaeonictinae Chester et al. p. 232

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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
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
orderCreodonta()
familyOxyaenidaeCope 1877
subfamilyPalaeonictinaeDenison 1938
subfamilyPalaeonictinaeDenison 1938

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