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Sudamerica ameghinoi

Mammalia - Sudamericidae

Taxonomy
Sudamerica ameghinoi was named by Scillato-Yane and Pascual (1984). Its type specimen is UNP 79-II-18-1, a tooth (Molariform), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Punta Peligro, which is in a Danian mire/swamp claystone/conglomerate in the Salamanca Formation of Argentina. It is the type species of Sudamerica.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1984Sudamerica ameghinoi Scillato-Yane and Pascual
1999Sudamerica ameghinoi Pascual et al.
2007Sudamerica ameghinoi Gelfo 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()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
Allotheria()
suborderGondwanatheriaMones 1987
familySudamericidaeScillato-Yané and Pascual 1984
genusSudamericaScillato-Yane and Pascual 1984
speciesameghinoiScillato-Yane and Pascual 1984

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