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Kielanodon hopsoni

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Paulchoffatiidae

Taxonomy
Kielanodon hopsoni was named by Hahn (1987). Its type specimen is V.J. 463-155, a maxilla (broken right maxilla with p3-5), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Guimarota, which is in a Kimmeridgian lagoonal coal in the Alcobaça Formation of Portugal.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1987Kielanodon hopsoni Hahn
1993Kielanodon hopsoni Hahn p. 206
1998Kielanodon hopsoni Hahn and Hahn p. 2 fig. 1
2004Kielanodon hopsoni Kielan-Jaworowska et al. pp. 253, 308

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
Allotheria()
orderMultituberculataCope 1884
suborderPlagiaulacida(Ameghino 1889)
familyPaulchoffatiidaeHahn 1969
subfamilyPaulchoffatiinae
genusKielanodonHahn 1987
specieshopsoniHahn 1987

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