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|Morphology||Ecology and taphonomy||External Literature Search||Age range and collections|
Mammalia - Dermoptera - Galeopithecidae
It was synonymized subjectively with Galeopithecus by Van Valen (1967).
It was assigned to Quadrumana by Illiger (1811); to Cynocephalina by Gray (1825); to Cynocephalidae by Marivaux et al. (2006); and to Sundatheria by Silcox et al. (2010).
|Year||Name and author|
|1768||Cynocephalus Boddaert p. 8|
|1783||Galeopithecus Pallas p. 208|
|1811||Cynocephalus Illiger p. 69|
|1825||Cynocephalus Gray p. 338|
|1825||Galeopithecus Gray p. 338|
|1967||Galeopithecus Van Valen|
|2006||Cynocephalus Marivaux et al. p. 396|
|2010||Cynocephalus Silcox et al.|
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