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Kenyapotamus coryndonae

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Hippopotamidae

Taxonomy
Kenyapotamus coryndoni was named by Pickford (1983). It is not extant. Its type specimen is KNM BN 1321 & KNM BN 2075. Its type locality is Ngeringerowa, which is in a Serravallian fluvial-lacustrine horizon in the Ngorora Formation of Kenya.

It was corrected as Kenyapotamus coryndonae by Boisserie et al. (2010) and Weston and Boisserie (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Kenyapotamus coryndoni Pickford p. 195 figs. Fig. 3-12
2010Kenyapotamus coryndonae Boisserie et al. p. 345
2010Kenyapotamus coryndonae Weston and Boisserie p. 853

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
Cetancodonta
superfamilyHippopotamoidea
familyHippopotamidae
subfamilyKenyapotaminae
genusKenyapotamus
speciescoryndonae()

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