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Dolichorhinini

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Brontotheriidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1912Dolichorhinae Riggs p. 25
1929Rhadinorhininae Osborn p. 63
1989Dolichorhininae Prothero and Schoch p. 536
1998Dolichorhinae Mader p. 530
2008Dolichorhininae Mader p. 7
2008Dolichorhinini Mihlbachler p. 409
2008Rhadinorhinina Mihlbachler p. 410

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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()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
familyBrontotheriidae()
subfamilyBrontotheriinaeMarsh 1873
tribeDolichorhinini()
tribeDolichorhinini()

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
B. J. Mader 2008Brontotheres distinguished from all others by the presence of a suborbital protuberance (= infraor- bital process). There is a tendency among all members of the subfamily to have relatively elongated molars.