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Renatodon amalthea

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Paulchoffatiidae

Taxonomy
Renatodon amalthea was named by Hahn (2001). Its type specimen is V.J. 457-155, a maxilla (left 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. It is the type species of Renatodon.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2001Renatodon amalthea Hahn p. 131 figs. figs 17-18; plate 3, fig. 2; plate 4, figs 2a-b
2004Renatodon amalthea Kielan-Jaworowska et al. pp. 253, 310

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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
genusRenatodon
speciesamalthea

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