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Prohegetotherium malalhuense

Mammalia - Notoungulata - Hegetotheriidae

Taxonomy
Prohegetotherium malalhuense was named by Cerdeño and Reguero (2015). Its type specimen is MCNAM-PV 3848, a maxilla, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Quebrada Fiera (north side of the ravine), which is in a Deseadan terrestrial tuff in the Agua de la Piedra Formation of Argentina.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2015Prohegetotherium malalhuense Cerdeño and Reguero
2017Prohegetotherium malalhuense Seoane 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()
orderNotoungulata
suborderTypotheriaZittel 1892
familyHegetotheriidae
subfamilyHegetotheriinaeAmeghino 1894
genusProhegetotherium
speciesmalalhuense

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