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Oxyaenodon

Mammalia - Hyaenodonta

Taxonomy
Oxyaenodon was named by Matthew (1899). It is not extant. Its type is Oxyaenodon dysodus.

It was synonymized subjectively with Limnocyon by Wortman (1902).

It was assigned to Hyaenodontinae by Hay (1902); to Oxyaenidae by Peterson (1919); to Limnocyonini by Van Valen (1967); to Limnocyonidae by Matthew (1899), Matthew (1909) and Gunnell (1998); and to Limnocyoninae by Morlo and Gunnell (2005) and Solé (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1899Oxyaenodon Matthew
1902Oxyaenodon Hay p. 759
1909Oxyaenodon Matthew
1919Oxyaenodon Peterson p. 42
1967Oxyaenodon Van Valen
1998Oxyaenodon Gunnell
2005Oxyaenodon Morlo and Gunnell p. 253
2013Oxyaenodon Solé

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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()
orderHyaenodonta()
subfamilyLimnocyoninae
genusOxyaenodonMatthew 1899

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