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Tapirus webbi (tapir)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Tapiridae

Taxonomy
Tapirus webbi was named by Hulbert (2005) [comprises specimens from Florida formerly placed in Tapirus simpsoni]. Its type specimen is UF 11005, a partial skull (partial skull that includes portions of right and left maxillae and nasals; right I1, I3, and P2-P3; and left C and P1-M2), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is McGehee Farm, which is in a Hemphillian terrestrial horizon in the Alachua Formation of Florida.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2005Tapirus webbi Hulbert
2007Tapirus webbi Ferrero and Noriega p. 508
2010Tapirus webbi Hulbert p. 79

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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
orderPerissodactyla()
Tapiromorpha(Haeckel 1873)
Ceratomorpha(Wood 1937)
superfamilyTapiroideaGill 1872
familyTapiridae
genusTapirus
specieswebbi

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