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Bernardodon atlanticus

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Pinheirodontidae

Taxonomy
Bernardodon atlanticus was named by Hahn and Hahn (1999). Its type specimen is PP MULT 120 (holotype) and paratypes, a tooth (right m2), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Porto Pinheiro, Lourinha, which is in an Oxfordian/Kimmeridgian estuary/bay marl/mudstone in the Alcobaça Formation of Portugal. It is the type species of Bernardodon.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1999Bernardodon atlanticus Hahn and Hahn pp. 143-156 figs. 38-44
2004Bernardodon atlanticus Kielan-Jaworowska et al. pp. 253, 312-313

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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()
orderMultituberculataCope 1884
suborderPlagiaulacida(Ameghino 1889)
familyPinheirodontidae
genusBernardodon
speciesatlanticus

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