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Micropholis stowi

- Amphibamidae

Taxonomy
Micropholis stowi was named by Huxley (1859). Its type specimen is BMNH R.4382, a partial skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Rhenosterberg (Lystrosaurus Assemblage Zone), which is in an Induan terrestrial siliciclastic in the Katberg Formation of South Africa. It is the type species of Micropholis.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1859Micropholis stowi Huxley
1876Petrophryne granulata Owen
1925Micropholis stowi Haughton p. 237
2003Micropholis stowi Damiani and Rubidge p. 23
2005Micropholis stowi Schoch and Rubidge p. 503
2013Micropholis stowi Schoch

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
RankNameAuthor
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Temnospondyli()
Eutemnospondyli
Rhachitomi()
Dissorophoidea()
Xerodromes
familyAmphibamidae
genusMicropholis
speciesstowi

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