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Noropithecus bulukensis

Mammalia - Primates - Victoriapithecidae

Taxonomy
Noropithecus bulukensis was named by Miller et al. (2009). Its type specimen is KNM-WS 12639, a mandible (Right mandibular fragment preserving symphysis, canine alveolus, p4-m1 crowns, and p4 and m2 roots.), and it is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Noropithecus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2009Noropithecus bulukensis Miller et al. pp. 205-207 fig. 10

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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
orderPrimates
suborderAnthropoideaMivart 1864
infraorderCatarrhiniGeoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1812
superfamilyCercopithecoidea
familyVictoriapithecidaevon Koenigswald 1969
genusNoropithecus
speciesbulukensis

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