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Myanmarpithecus

Mammalia - Primates - Amphipithecidae

Taxonomy
Myanmarpithecus was named by Takai et al. (2001) [Mammalia, Primates, Amphipithecidae]. Its type is Myanmarpithecus yarshensis. It was considered monophyletic by Beard et al. (2009).

It was assigned to Anthropoidea by Takai et al. (2001); to Amphipithecidae by Kay et al. (2004); to Amphipithecidae by Marivaux et al. (2005); and to Amphipithecinae by Beard et al. (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2001Myanmarpithecus Takai et al.
2004Myanmarpithecus Kay et al.
2005Myanmarpithecus Marivaux et al. p. 8438
2009Myanmarpithecus Beard et al.

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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()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
Euprimateformes
EuprimatesHoffstetter 1978
infraorderHaplorhini(Pocock 1918)
suborderAnthropoideaMivart 1864
familyAmphipithecidae(Godinot 1994)
genusMyanmarpithecus

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