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Scalenodon attridgei

- Traversodontidae

Taxonomy
Scalenodon attridgei was named by Crompton (1972). Its type specimen is BMNH R8578, a partial skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is U2, next to Peramiko-Litumba dirt road, which is in an Anisian fluvial siliciclastic in the Manda Beds Formation of Tanzania.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Scalenodon attridgei Crompton p. 43

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
suborderGomphodontiaSeeley 1895
familyTraversodontidaeHuene 1936
genusScalenodon
speciesattridgei

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