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Arctodictis sinclairi

Mammalia - Sparassodonta - Borhyaenidae

Taxonomy
Arctodictis sinclairi was named by Marshall (1978). Its type specimen is FMNH P13526, a mandible (Left dentary fragment with canine, fragmentary p1-2, p3, roots of m1, m2-3), and it is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1978Arctodictis sinclairi Marshall

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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()
infraorderCynodontia()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
Theriamorpha(Rowe 1993)
Theriiformes(Rowe 1988)
Trechnotheria
Cladotheria
Boreosphenida()
subclassTheria
subclassMetatheria()
orderSparassodonta()
superfamilyBorhyaenoideaAmeghino 1894
familyBorhyaenidae
subfamilyBorhyaeninaeAmeghino 1894
genusArctodictis(Mercerat 1891)
speciessinclairiMarshall 1978

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