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Hypertraguloidea

Mammalia - Ungulata

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Hypertraguloidea Scott p. 507
2001Hypertraguloidea Vislobokova p. S136

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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()
orderUngulata(Linnaeus 1766)
orderArtiodactyla()
Ruminantiamorpha
Ruminantia(Scopoli 1777)
infraorderTragulina
superfamilyHypertraguloidea
superfamilyHypertraguloidea

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
I. A. Vislobokova 2001Orbits open or closed posteri- orly. Jugular foramen not confluent with posterior lac- erate foramen. Alisphenoid canal present. Pterygoid canal absent. Mastoid exposure mainly lateral. Supraor- bital sulcus strongly convergent anteriorly and curved laterally. Facial part of lacrimal with high frontal pro- cess. Orbital part of lacrimal enlarged. Posterior open- ing of orbital canal placed between lacrimal and max- illa, as in tragulids and leptomerycids. Median concav- ity of palate opposite M2 and very strong. Upper canines medium-sized or enlarged. Lower canines may or may not be incisiform. PI and pI present or lost; when present, they detached and caniniform. Radius and ulna separate or fused. Magnum and trapezoid separate. Fibula separate or fused distally with tibia. Metapodials separate.