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Proeremotherium eljebe

Mammalia - Megatheriidae

Taxonomy
Proeremotherium eljebe was named by Carlini et al. (2006). Its type specimen is AMU-CURS 126, a skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is 1.5 km Northwest of Cerro Chiguaje, which is in a Pliocene fluvial-deltaic sandstone in the Codore Formation of Venezuela. It is the type species of Proeremotherium.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2006Proeremotherium eljebe Carlini et al. p. 274 fig. 2

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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
Americatheria
Xenarthra()
infraorderPilosaFlower 1883
TardigradaLatham and Davies 1795
Eutardigrada
familyMegatheriidaeGill 1872
subfamilyMegatheriinaeGill 1872
genusProeremotherium
specieseljebe

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