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Kermackiidae

Mammalia - Kermackiidae

Taxonomy
Kermackiidae was named by Butler (1978). It is not extant. Its type is Kermackia.

It was assigned to Trituberculata by McKenna and Bell (1997); to Boreosphenida by Kielan-Jaworowska et al. (2004); and to Tribosphenida by Davis and Cifelli (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1978Kermackiidae Butler
1997Kermackiidae McKenna and Bell
2004Kermackiidae Kielan-Jaworowska et al. pp. 411, 419
2011Kermackiidae Davis and Cifelli p. 453

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
familyKermackiidaeButler 1978
familyKermackiidaeButler 1978

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: terrestrialc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: scansorialuc
Diet: insectivoreuc
Created: 2005-09-06 19:53:51
Modified: 2005-09-07 19:44:02
Source: c = class, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Luo et al. 2003, Carroll 1988, Hopson 1973, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Albian to the top of the Early/Lower Albian or 113.00000 to 109.00000 Ma

Collections (3 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Aptian - Early/Lower Albian122.46 - 109.0USA (Oklahoma) Kermackia texana (14392)
Albian113.0 - 100.5USA (Texas) Kermackia texana (14388) Kermackia texana, Trinititherium slaughteri (14375)