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Diplocynodon ratelii

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Taxonomy
Diplocynodon ratelii was named by Pomel (1847). It is the type species of Diplocynodon.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Diplocynodon ratelii Pomel
1872Diplocynodon gracilis Vaillant
1902Diplocynodon ratelii Hay p. 514
1992Diplocynodon ratelii Buscalioni et al.
2012Diplocynodon ratelii Delfino and Smith
2019Diplocynodon ratelii Rio et al.

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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
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
Pseudosuchia(Zittel 1890)
SuchiaKrebs 1974
Paracrocodylomorpha
Loricata(Merrem 1820)
Crocodylomorpha()
suborderCrocodyliformes
MesoeucrocodyliaWhetstone and Whybrow 1983
NeosuchiaClark 1988
suborderEusuchiaHuxley 1875
Crocodylia(Owen 1842)
BrevirostresCuvier
superfamilyAlligatoroideaGray 1844
genusDiplocynodonPomel 1847
speciesrateliiPomel 1847

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: marineuc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Diet: carnivoreuc
Created: 2009-01-03 20:38:59
Modified: 2009-01-03 22:38:59
Source: c = class, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Benton 1983, Carroll 1988, Bush and Bambach 2015, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the MP 24 to the top of the Langhian or 33.90000 to 13.82000 Ma

Collections (6 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
MP 2433.9 - 28.4France (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) Diplocynodon ratelii (148387)
MP 3028.4 - 23.03Germany (North Rhine-Westfalia) Diplocynodon ratelii (84606)
Aquitanian23.03 - 20.44France (Bouches-du-Rhône) Diplocynodon ratelii (143488)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Czech Republic Diplocynodon ratelii (202068)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97Spain (Catalonia) Diplocynodon ratelii (205815)
Langhian15.97 - 13.82Spain (Catalonia) Diplocynodon ratelii (180192)