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Fissipedia (disused)

Mammalia - Carnivora

Taxonomy
Fissipeda was named by Blumenbach (1791). It is extant.

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).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1791Fissipeda Blumenbach
1889Fissipedia Cope p. 876
1891Fissipedia Flower and Lydekker p. 91
1898Fissipedia Gadow p. 50
1902Fissipedia Hay p. 762
1908Fissipedia Lambe
1910Fissipedia Gregory p. 465
1965Fissipeda Savage p. 288
1980Fissipedia Kurten and Anderson p. 146
1991Fissipedia Vidal p. 6

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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
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
suborderFissipedia(Blumenbach 1791)
suborderFissipedia(Blumenbach 1791)

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