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Prodinoceratidae

Mammalia - Amblypoda - Prodinoceratidae

Taxonomy
Prodinoceratidae was named by Flerov (1952). It is not extant.

It was reranked as the subfamily Prodinoceratinae by Szalay and McKenna (1971).

It was assigned to Uintatheriidae by Szalay and McKenna (1971); and to Dinocerata by Lucas and Schoch (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1952Prodinoceratidae Flerov
1971Prodinoceratinae Szalay and McKenna p. 312
1998Prodinoceratidae Lucas and Schoch

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Epitheria
UngulataLinnaeus 1766
orderAmblypodaCope 1884
suborderDinocerata()
familyProdinoceratidaeFlerov 1952
familyProdinoceratidaeFlerov 1952

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 dwellingo
Diet: herbivoreo
Created: 2005-08-31 13:51:18
Modified: 2005-08-31 15:51:18
Source: o = order, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Lucas and Schoch 1998, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Paleocene to the top of the Wasatchian or 58.70000 to 50.30000 Ma

Collections (78 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Tiffanian61.7 - 56.8USA (Wyoming) Probathyopsis harrisorum (15057 53059 190412 190414 190418 190419 190427 190429 190442 190445 190465 190466 190467 190488 190492) Probathyopsis sp. (187515)
Gashatan58.7 - 55.8China (Nei Mongol) Prodinoceras efremovi (71076) Prodinoceras martyr (72203)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8Mongolia (Omngov) Prodinoceras martyr (133403)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8Mongolia Prodinoceras sp. (133398)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8China (Xin-jiang (Sinkiang)) Prodinoceras diconicus (176619)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8Mongolia (Ovorhangai) Prodinoceras sp. (133401)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8China (Nei Mongol) Prodinoceras sp. (133391) Prodinoceras xinjiangensis (133389)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8USA (Wyoming) Probathyopsis harrisorum (188220)
Cf156.8 - 55.8USA (Wyoming) Probathyopsis harrisorum (46649)
Cf256.8 - 55.8USA (Wyoming) Probathyopsis harrisorum (46651) Probathyopsis sp. (46679)
Cf356.8 - 55.8USA (Wyoming) Probathyopsis sp. (46676)
Clarkforkian56.8 - 55.8USA (Wyoming) Bathyopsoides harrisorum (15093) Probathyopsis harrisorum (15183 164515 190431) Probathyopsis harrisorum, Probathyopsis praecursor (15176) Probathyopsis praecursor (15091 15094 15095 15099 15100 15102 15107 15109 15112 15114 15115 15121 15122 15126 15130 15137 15140 15154 15155 15158 15166 15167 15169 15171 15174 15179 15181 15196 15199 15207 15211) Probathyopsis sp. (15072 15075 15089) Prouintatherium hobackensis (15076)
Clarkforkian56.8 - 55.8USA (Colorado) Probathyopsis harrisorum (15253) Prodinoceras newbilli (15237 15246 15250 15251 15252)
Wasatchian55.8 - 50.3USA (Wyoming) Probathyopsis lysitensis (15558 15964)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6China (Jiangxi) Probathyopsis sinyuensis (182565)