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Ursolestes perpetior

Mammalia - Primates - Purgatoriidae

Taxonomy
Ursolestes perpetior was named by Fox et al. (2015). Its type specimen is UMMP 100262, a tooth (Left M2), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Simpson Quarry, which is in a Puercan terrestrial horizon in the Bear Formation of Montana. It is the type species of Ursolestes.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2015Ursolestes perpetior Fox 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()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
suborderPlesiadapiformesSimons and Tattersall 1972
familyPurgatoriidae
genusUrsolestes
speciesperpetior

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