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Amphilestes broderipii

Mammalia - Eutriconodonta - Amphilestidae

Taxonomy
Amphitherium broderipii was named by Owen (1871). Its type specimen is Yorkshire Museum, a mandible (left mandible), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Stonesfield Slate quarries, which is in a Bathonian marginal marine sandstone in the Taynton Limestone Formation of the United Kingdom.

It was recombined as Amphilestes broderipii by Owen (1871), Simpson (1928), Jenkins and Crompton (1979), Kielan-Jaworowska et al. (2004) and Butler and Sigogneau-Russel (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1845Amphitherium broderipii Owen
1871Amphilestes broderipii Owen p. 15 figs. Pl. 1 fig. 25
1871Amphitherium broderipii Owen p. 15 figs. Pl. 1 fig. 25
1928Amphilestes broderipii Simpson p. 71
1979Amphilestes broderipii Jenkins and Crompton p. 75
2004Amphilestes broderipii Kielan-Jaworowska et al. pp. 219, 237-238
2016Amphilestes broderipii Butler and Sigogneau-Russel p. 45

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderEutriconodontaKermack et al. 1973
familyAmphilestidae(Osborn 1888)
genusAmphilestes
speciesbroderipii()

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