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Ectypodus arctos

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Neoplagiaulacidae

Taxonomy
Ectypodus arctos was named by Beard and Dawson (2014). Its type specimen is CMN 32323, a tooth (left p4), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is 76-85, which is in an Eocene terrestrial horizon in the Margaret Formation of Canada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2014Ectypodus arctos Beard and Dawson p. 1476 figs. Fig. 1

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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
Allotheria()
orderMultituberculataCope 1884
suborderCimolodonta()
familyNeoplagiaulacidae
genusEctypodus
speciesarctos

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