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Mystipterus

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

Taxonomy
Mystipterus was named by Hall (1930). It is not extant. Its type is Mystipterus vespertilio.

It was assigned to Talpidae by Hall (1930), Van Valen (1967) and Carroll (1988).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Mystipterus Hall
1960Mydecodon Wilson
1967Mydecodon Van Valen
1967Mystipterus Van Valen
1988Mystipterus Carroll

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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
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderLipotyphlaHaeckel 1866
familyTalpidae(Fischer de Waldheim 1817)
genusMystipterusHall 1930

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