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Mammalia - Carnivora
It was reranked as the unranked clade Fissipedia by Cope (1889); it was reranked as the suborder Fissipedia by Flower and Lydekker (1891), Gadow (1898), Hay (1902), Lambe (1908), Gregory (1910), Kurten and Anderson (1980) and Vidal (1991); it was reranked as the suborder Fissipeda by Savage (1965); it was synonymized subjectively with Carnivora by Sach and Heizmann (2001).
It was assigned to Ferae by Hay (1902) and Gregory (1910); and to Carnivora by Cope (1889), Flower and Lydekker (1891), Gadow (1898), Lambe (1908), Savage (1965), Kurten and Anderson (1980) and Vidal (1991).
|Year||Name and author|
|1889||Fissipedia Cope p. 876|
|1891||Fissipedia Flower and Lydekker p. 91|
|1898||Fissipedia Gadow p. 50|
|1902||Fissipedia Hay p. 762|
|1910||Fissipedia Gregory p. 465|
|1965||Fissipeda Savage p. 288|
|1980||Fissipedia Kurten and Anderson p. 146|
|1991||Fissipedia Vidal p. 6|
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