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Felis leo spelaea

Mammalia - Carnivora - Felidae

Taxonomy
Felis spelaea was named by Goldfuss (1810).

It was recombined as Uncia spelea by Cope (1880); it was recombined as Felis leo spelaea by Boule and De Villeneuve (1927) and Kurten (1968).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1810Felis spelaea Goldfuss
1880Uncia spelea Cope p. 858
1927Felis leo spelaea Boule and De Villeneuve p. 75
1968Felis leo spelaea Kurten p. 85

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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()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
RankNameAuthor
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
suborderFeliformiaKretzoi 1945
superfamilyAeluroideaFlower 1869
familyFelidae
subfamilyFelinaeTrouessart 1885
genusFelisOken 1816
speciesleo()
subspeciesspelaea(Goldfuss 1810)

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