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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 1874
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
subclassSarcopterygii()
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
subclassSynapsida
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderPrimates
infraorderHaplorhini(Pocock 1918)
Anthropoidea(Mivart 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