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Nyctereutes megamastoides

Mammalia - Carnivora - Canidae

Taxonomy
Nyctereutes megamastoides was named by Pomel (1842).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1842Nyctereutes megamastoides Pomel
1968Nyctereutes megamastoides Kurten p. 117

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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()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
suborderCaniformiaKretzoi 1943
superfamilyCanoideaSimpson 1931
familyCanidaeFischer 1817
genusNyctereutesTemminck 1839
speciesmegamastoidesPomel 1842

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: ground dwellingf
Diet: omnivoreg
Diet 2: carnivoreg
Created: 2009-01-04 14:26:29
Modified: 2009-01-04 16:26:29
Source: g = genus, f = family, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Nowak 1991, Van Valkenburgh 1988, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: base of the Villanyian to the top of the Middle Pleistocene or 3.20000 to 0.12600 Ma

Collections (23 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Tajikistan Nyctereutes megamastoides (34444)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Spain (La Rioja) Nyctereutes megamastoides (38892)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Georgia Nyctereutes megamastoides (40392)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Russian Federation (Rostovskaya Oblast') Nyctereutes megamastoides (39408 39409)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Spain (Albacete) Nyctereutes megamastoides (40564)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Romania Nyctereutes megamastoides (39845 39846)
Pliocene - Pleistocene5.333 - 0.0117France Nyctereutes megamastoides (44231)
MN 163.2 - 2.588France Nyctereutes megamastoides (47100)
Villanyian3.2 - 2.588Greece (Macedonia) Nyctereutes megamastoides (34594)
Villanyian3.2 - 2.588Greece (Thessaly) Nyctereutes megamastoides (34614)
Villanyian3.2 - 2.588Italy (Pisa) Nyctereutes megamastoides (44089)
Villanyian - Pleistocene3.2 - 0.0117Greece (Macedonia) Nyctereutes megamastoides (34593)
MN 172.588 - 1.806France (Auvergne Region) Nyctereutes megamastoides (32105)
MN 172.588 - 1.806France (Auvergne) Nyctereutes megamastoides (47131 47624)
MN 172.588 - 1.806France Nyctereutes megamastoides (47129)
MN 172.588 - 1.806France (Rhone-Alpes) Nyctereutes sinensis (47150)
MN 172.588 - 1.806Spain (Teruel) Nyctereutes megamastoides (36112)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781Greece (Lesvos) Nyctereutes megamastoides (183341 183342)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Spain (La Rioja) Nyctereutes megamastoides (189976)