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Eotapirus broennimanni

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Tapiridae

Taxonomy
Tapirus broennimanni was named by Schaub and Hurzeler (1948). It is the type species of Eotapirus.

It was recombined as Eotapirus broennimanni by Cerdeno and Ginsburg (1988) and Scherler et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1948Tapirus broennimanni Schaub and Hurzeler
1988Eotapirus broennimanni Cerdeno and Ginsburg
2011Eotapirus broennimanni Scherler 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
orderPerissodactyla()
Tapiromorpha(Haeckel 1873)
Ceratomorpha(Wood 1937)
superfamilyTapiroideaGill 1872
familyTapiridae
genusEotapirusCerdeno and Ginsburg 1988
speciesbroennimanni(Schaub and Hurzeler 1948)

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