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Tympanuchus cupido (greater prairie chicken)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Phasianidae

Taxonomy
Tetrao cupido was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant. It is the type species of Tympanuchus.

It was recombined as Cupidonia cupido by Reichenbach (1852); it was recombined as Tympanuchus cupido by Hay (1902), Parmalee (1958), Parmalee (1992) and Clements et al. (2017).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Tetrao cupido Linnaeus p. 160
1852Cupidonia americanus Reichenbach
1852Cupidonia cupido Reichenbach
1902Tympanuchus cupido Hay p. 534
1943Tympanuchus americanus Wetmore p. 55
1958Tympanuchus cupido Parmalee p. 172
1992Tympanuchus cupido Parmalee p. 312
2017Tympanuchus cupido Clements et al.

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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
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
RankNameAuthor
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptora
Paraves
classAves
PygostyliaChiappe 2002
Ornithothoraces
OrnithuromorphaChiappe et al. 1999
subclassOrnithurae
subclassNeornithesGadow 1893
Neognathae(Pycraft 1900)
GalloanseraeSibley and Ahlquist 1990
superorderGalloanserimorphae
orderGalliformesTemminck 1820
familyPhasianidaeHorsfield 1821
genusTympanuchusGloger 1841
speciescupido()

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