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Phascolotherium bucklandi

Mammalia - Eutriconodonta - Amphilestidae

Taxonomy
Didelphys bucklandi was named by Broderip (1828). 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 Phascolotherium bucklandi 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
1828Didelphys bucklandi Broderip
1871Phascolotherium bucklandi Owen p. 16
1928Phascolotherium bucklandi Simpson p. 73 figs. Pl. 4, fig. 1; text-figs 22-23
1979Phascolotherium bucklandi Jenkins and Crompton p. 75
2004Phascolotherium bucklandi Kielan-Jaworowska et al. pp. 219, 240
2016Phascolotherium bucklandi Butler and Sigogneau-Russel p. 47

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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)
genusPhascolotheriumOwen 1838
speciesbucklandi(Broderip 1828)

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