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Hippomorpha

Mammalia - Perissodactyla

Taxonomy
Hippomorpha was named as a suborder.

It was reranked as the infraorder Hippomorpha by Prothero and Schoch (1989); it was reranked as the unranked clade Hippomorpha by Hooker and Dashzeveg (2004).

It was assigned to Perissodactyla by Ferrusquia-Villafranca (1969), McKenna (1975), Thurmond and Jones (1981) and Carroll (1988); to Mesaxonia by Prothero and Schoch (1989); and to Euperissodactyla by Hooker and Dashzeveg (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1969Hippomorpha Ferrusquia-Villafranca
1975Hippomorpha McKenna p. 43
1981Hippomorpha Thurmond and Jones p. 183
1988Hippomorpha Carroll
1989Hippomorpha Prothero and Schoch p. 531
2004Hippomorpha Hooker and Dashzeveg p. 1379

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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
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
suborderLophodontomorpha
infraorderEuperissodactyla
Hippomorpha
Hippomorpha

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