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Phenacodus vortmani

Mammalia - Phenacodontidae

Taxonomy
Hyracotherium vortmani was named by Cope (1880).

It was recombined as Phenacodus wortmani by Cope (1882); it was recombined as Trispondylus vortmani by Cope (1884); it was recombined as Phenacodus vortmani by Cope (1881), Granger (1915), Thewissen (1990) and Rose et al. (2012).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1880Hyracotherium vortmani Cope p. 747
1881Phenacodus vortmani Cope p. 199
1882Phenacodus wortmani Cope p. 179
1882Phenacodus apternus Cope p. 180
1884Trispondylus vortmani Cope p. 900
1915Phenacodus copei Granger
1915Phenacodus vortmani Granger
1942Phenacodus almiensis Gazin
1990Phenacodus vortmani Thewissen
2012Phenacodus vortmani Rose 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
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Epitheria
UngulataLinnaeus 1766
CetungulataIrwin and Wilson 1993
TaxeopodaCope 1882
Phenacodonta
familyPhenacodontidaeCope 1881
genusPhenacodus
speciesvortmani()

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