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Ectocion nanabeensis

Mammalia - Ungulata - Phenacodontidae

Taxonomy
Ectocion nanabeensis was named by Beard and Dawson (2009). Its type specimen is YPM-PU 23985, a tooth (right P4), and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Red Hot, which is in a Wasatchian estuary/bay sandstone in the Tuscahoma Formation of Mississippi.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2009Ectocion nanabeensis Beard and Dawson p. 219 figs. 15F-H

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
orderUngulata(Linnaeus 1766)
CetungulataIrwin and Wilson 1993
TaxeopodaCope 1882
Phenacodonta
familyPhenacodontidaeCope 1881
genusEctocionCope 1882
speciesnanabeensis

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