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Bienotherium yunnanense

- Tritylodontidae

Taxonomy
Bienotherium yunnanense was named by Young (1940). Its type specimen is IVPP VI, a skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Tachung, Lufeng, which is in a Hettangian terrestrial mudstone in the Lufeng Formation of China. It is the type species of Bienotherium.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Bienotherium elegans Young p. 94
1940Bienotherium yunnanense Young p. 238
1947Bienotherium elegans Young
1947Bienotherium yunnanense Young
1974Oligokyphus sinensis Young
1994Bienotherium yunnanense Luo and Wu
2008Bienotherium yunnanense Li and Sun p. 409

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
RankNameAuthor
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
familyTritylodontidaeCope 1884
genusBienotherium
speciesyunnanense

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