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Hoplichnus

Taxonomy
Hoplichnus was named by Hitchcock (1848). It is considered to be a form taxon.

It was assigned to Batrachia by Hitchcock (1848); and to Vertebrata by Lull (1904).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1848Hoplichnus Hitchcock p. 230
1904Hoplichnus Lull p. 541

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
RankNameAuthor
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
genusHoplichnus

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
E. Hitchcock 1848Feet hoof shaped; producing a track like a horseshoe. Quadrupedal; hind and fore feet of nearly equal size.