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Teleolophus sichuanensis

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Tapiridae

Taxonomy
Teleolophus sichuanensis was named by Xu et al. (1979) [original combination unclear]. Its type specimen is IVPP V5373, a mandible, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Shipigou, which is in an Eocene terrestrial horizon in the Hetaoyuan Formation of China.

It was recombined as Deperetella sichuanensis by Xu et al. (1979), Tong and Lei (1984) and Tsubamoto et al. (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Deperetella sichuanensis Xu et al.
1979Teleolophus sichuanensis Xu et al.
1984Deperetella sichuanensis Tong and Lei
2000Deperetella sichuanensis Tsubamoto et al. p. 185

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
Tapiromorpha(Haeckel 1873)
Ceratomorpha(Wood 1937)
superfamilyTapiroideaGill 1872
familyTapiridae
genusTeleolophusMatthew and Granger 1925
speciessichuanensisXu et al. 1979

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