Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Eochiromys

Mammalia - Sarcobora - Apatemyidae

Taxonomy
Eochiromys was named by Teilhard de Chardin (1927). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Apatemyinae by Van Valen (1967); and to Apatemyidae by Russell et al. (1979), Hooker (1986) and McKenna and Bell (1997).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Eochiromys Teilhard de Chardin
1967Eochiromys Van Valen
1979Eochiromys Russell et al.
1986Eochiromys Hooker p. 327
1997Eochiromys McKenna and Bell

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderSarcoboraAmeghino 1889
suborderInsectivora(Bowdich 1821)
superfamilyApatemyoidea
familyApatemyidaeMatthew 1909
genusEochiromysTeilhard de Chardin 1927

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