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Stegodibelodon schneideri

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Elephantidae

Taxonomy
Stegodibelodon schneideri was named by Coppens (1972). Its type specimen is not listed, a partial skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Kolinga, which is in a Pliocene terrestrial horizon in Chad. It is the type species of Stegodibelodon.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Stegodibelodon schneideri Coppens p. 2965 figs. Plate 1, 2

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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()
Placentalia
AfrotheriaStanhope et al. 1998
Tethytheria
orderProboscidea()
superfamilyElephantoidea
familyElephantidae
genusStegodibelodon
speciesschneideri

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