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Hyaenodon mongoliensis

Mammalia - Hyaenodonta - Hyaenodontidae

Taxonomy
Megalopterodon mongoliensis was named by Dashzeveg (1964). Its type specimen is PSS 21, a mandible, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Bayan Tsav Obo (Ergilin Dzo sublocality), which is in an Eocene terrestrial sandstone in the Ergilin Dzo Formation of Mongolia.

It was recombined as Hyaenodon mongoliensis by Lange-Badre and Dashzeveg (1989) and Tsubamoto et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1964Megalopterodon mongoliensis Dashzeveg
1989Hyaenodon mongoliensis Lange-Badre and Dashzeveg
2008Hyaenodon mongoliensis Tsubamoto 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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
orderHyaenodonta()
familyHyaenodontidaeLeidy 1869
subfamilyHyaenodontinaeTrouessart 1885
genusHyaenodonLaizer and Parieu 1838
speciesmongoliensis()

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