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Protodonta (disused)

Reptilia - Theromorpha

Taxonomy
Protodonta was named by Osborn (1888).

It was reranked as the suborder Protodonta by Kuhn (1946).

It was assigned to Prototheria by Cope (1889); to Theromorpha by Kuhn (1946); and to Promammalia by Gregory (1910) and Riek and Kukalová-Peck (1984).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1888Protodonta Osborn p. 876
1889Protodonta Cope p. 874
1910Protodonta Gregory p. 464
1946Protodonta Kuhn p. 57
1984Protodonta Riek and Kukalová-Peck

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
RankNameAuthor
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
orderTheromorpha
suborderProtodonta(Osborn 1888)
suborderProtodonta(Osborn 1888)

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