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Uintatheriidae

Mammalia - Amblypoda - Uintatheriidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1876Uintatheriidae Flower
1891Uintatheriidae Flower and Lydekker p. 90
1910Uintatheriidae Gregory p. 466
1929Uintatheriidae Matthew et al.
1988Uintatheriidae Carroll
1998Uintatheriidae Lucas and Schoch p. 287

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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()
familyUintatheriidaeFlower 1876
familyUintatheriidaeFlower 1876

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 Uintan or 58.70000 to 40.40000 Ma

Collections (69 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8China (Xin-jiang (Sinkiang)) Houyanotherium primigenum, Houyanotherium simplum, Jiaoluotherium turfanense (176619)
Lostcabinian55.8 - 50.3USA (Wyoming) Bathyopsis fissidens (15915 16078) Bathyopsis sp. (15903)
Wasatchian55.8 - 50.3USA (Wyoming) Bathyopsis fissidens (15710 15839) Uintatheriidae indet. (15548)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6China (Hubei) Gobiatherium minutum (175808)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6China (Nei Mongol) Gobiatherium mirificum (75275 174920) Uintatherium sp. (174917)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6China (Xinjiang) Pyrodon xinjiangensis (36659)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6China (Inner Mongolia) Uintatherium sp., Gobiatherium major (195165)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6China (Shandong) Mongolotherium sp. (77929)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6China (Henan) Gobiatherium sp. (46196)
Bridgerian50.3 - 46.2USA (Wyoming) Bathyopsis fissidens (16207) Bathyopsis middleswarti (16094 16116 16307 16371 16375 16382 16387 16410) Bathyopsis sp. (15837 16415 16486) Dinoceras agreste, Dinoceras laticeps, Tinoceras latum (16417) Dinoceras lucare, Dinoceras mirabile, Uintatherium latifrons (16404) Uintatherium anceps (16086 16200 16211 16234 16235 16236 16250 16278 16406 16421 16442 16448) Uintatherium mirabile (16213) Uintatherium sp. (16418 16425 16426)
Bridgerian50.3 - 46.2USA (Colorado) Bathyopsis fissidens (16241) Bathyopsis sp. (16239) Uintatheriidae indet. (16251)
Bridgerian - Early/Lower Uintan50.3 - 40.4USA (California) Uintatherium sp. (16662)
Arshantan48.6 - 37.2Kazakhstan Gobiatherium mirificum (31009)
Irdinmanhan48.6 - 37.2China (Nei Mongol) Gobiatherium mirificum (72184)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2China (Xinjiang) Uintatherium insperatus (176333)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2China (Henan) Uintatherium insperatus (175802)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2China (Shandong) Uintatherium sp. (175583)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2Kyrgyzstan Gobiatherium mirificum (177050 177051)
Early/Lower Uintan46.2 - 40.4USA (California) Uintatheriinae indet. (16666)
Early/Lower Uintan46.2 - 40.4USA (Wyoming) Uintatherium anceps (186968)
Early/Lower Uintan46.2 - 40.4USA (Colorado) Uintacolotherium blayneyi (16623)
Uintan46.2 - 40.4USA (Utah) Eobasileus cornutus (16548 16659) Uintatherium anceps, Eobasileus uintensis (16656) Uintatherium sp. (16646)
Uintan46.2 - 40.4USA (Wyoming) Eobasileus cornutus (16648) Uintatheriinae indet. (16556 16561) Uintatherium anceps (16647)
Uintan46.2 - 40.4USA (Texas) Uintatherium anceps (16588)
Uintan46.2 - 40.4USA (California) Uintatherium sp. (16509)