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Waldochoerus bassleri

Mammalia - Ungulata - Tayassuidae

Taxonomy
Waldochoerus bassleri was named by Frailey and Campbell (2012). Its type specimen is LACM 154877, a mandible, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is LACM 7526, which is in a Miocene fluvial conglomerate in the Madre de Dios Formation of Peru. It is the type species of Waldochoerus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2012Waldochoerus bassleri Frailey and Campbell

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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
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
orderUngulata(Linnaeus 1766)
orderArtiodactyla()
superfamilySuoidea
familyTayassuidae
subfamilyTayassuinaePalmer 1897
genusWaldochoerus
speciesbassleri

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