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Gomphotherium

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Gomphotheriidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1837Gomphotherium Burmeister
1857Trilophodon Falconer
1877Mastodon (Trilophodon) Lydekker
1884Tetrabelodon Cope
1917Genomastodon Barbour
1923Serridentinus Osborn
1933Ocalientinus Frick
1933Tatabelodon Frick
1933Trobelodon Frick
1981Gomphotherium Qiu et al.
1988Gomphotherium Carroll
1996Gomphotherium Shoshani and Tassy p. 352
1997Gomphotherium McKenna and Bell p. 500
1998Gomphotherium Lambert and Shoshani p. 610
2001Gomphotherium Sach and Heizmann p. 40
2002Gomphotherium Sanders and Miller p. 389
2005Gomphotherium Shoshani and Tassy p. 9 figs. Table 2
2007Gomphotherium Lambert p. 681
2011Gomphotherium Boessenecker p. 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()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
AfrotheriaStanhope et al. 1998
Tethytheria
orderProboscidea()
suborderElephantiformesTassy 1988
ElephantimorphaTassy and Shoshani 1997
ElephantidaTassy and Shoshani 1997
superfamilyGomphotherioideaHay 1922
familyGomphotheriidaeHay 1922
genusGomphotheriumBurmeister 1837

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