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Daeodon humerosus

Mammalia - Ungulata - Entelodontidae

Taxonomy
Boochoerus humerosus was named by Cope (1879) [genotype]. Its type specimen is AMNH 7380, a set of postcrania (complete manus, pes, and forelimb), and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Elotherium humerosusm by Hay (1902); it was recombined as Daeodon humerosus by Cope and Matthew (1915) and Foss and Fremd (1998); it was considered a nomen vanum by Brunet (1975) and Albright (1999).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1879Boochoerus humerosus Cope p. 59
1902Elotherium humerosusm Hay p. 655
1915Daeodon humerosus Cope and Matthew pp. Plate CX
1998Daeodon humerosus Foss and Fremd p. 65

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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()
orderUngulata(Linnaeus 1766)
orderArtiodactyla()
Cetancodontamorpha
familyEntelodontidaeLydekker 1883
genusDaeodon
specieshumerosus()

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