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Xesmodon

Mammalia - Litopterna - Proterotheriidae

Taxonomy
Xesmodon was named by Berg (1899). It is not extant. Its type is Glyphodon langi.

It was assigned to Anisolambdinae by Cifelli (1983); and to Proterotheriidae by Simpson (1948) and Carroll (1988).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1899Xesmodon Berg
1899Glyphodon Roth p. 383
1948Xesmodon Simpson
1983Xesmodon Cifelli
1988Xesmodon Carroll

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
orderLitopternaAmeghino 1889
suborderLopholipterna
familyProterotheriidaeAmeghino 1887
genusXesmodonBerg 1899

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