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Hippotheriini (disused)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae

Taxonomy
Hippotheriina was named by Bonaparte (1850).

It was reranked as the subfamily Hippotheriinae by Cope (1889); it was corrected as Hippotheriini by Prothero and Schoch (1989) and Prado and Alberdi (1996).

It was assigned to Palaeotheriidae by Cope (1889); and to Equinae by Prothero and Schoch (1989) and Prado and Alberdi (1996).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Hippotheriinae Cope p. 429
1989Hippotheriini Prothero and Schoch p. 532
1996Hippotheriini Prado and Alberdi p. 676

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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
orderPerissodactyla()
suborderLophodontomorpha
infraorderEuperissodactyla
Hippomorpha
superfamilyEquoidea
familyEquidae
subfamilyEquinaeSteinmann and Döderlein 1890
tribeHippotheriini()
tribeHippotheriini()

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