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Pristerodon agilis

Taxonomy
Opisthoctenodon agilis was named by Broom (1904). Its type specimen is AMG 4319, a partial skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Pearston Area, which is in a Wuchiapingian terrestrial horizon in the Middelton Formation of South Africa.

It was recombined as Pristerodon agilis by Boonstra (1969) and King (1988).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1904Opisthoctenodon agilis Broom
1969Pristerodon agilis Boonstra
1988Pristerodon agilis King

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
Anomodontia(Owen 1859)
Chainosauria()
Dicynodontia(Owen 1859)
Endothiodontia(Owen 1876)
genusPristerodonHuxley 1868
speciesagilis()

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