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Ursidae (bear)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Ursidae

Synonyms
  • Subparictidae was named by Clark and Guensburg (1972). It is not extant.

    It was considered an invalid subgroup of Ursidae by Hunt (1998).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1825Ursidae Gray
1850Ursidae Bonaparte p. 1
1891Ursidae Flower and Lydekker p. 91
1968Ursidae Kurten p. 118
1972Subparictidae Clark and Guensburg
1974Ursidae Hendey p. 68
1978Ursidae Chorn and Hoffman p. 1
1980Ursidae Kurten and Anderson p. 178
1981Ursidae Thurmond and Jones p. 175
1988Ursidae Carroll
1991Ursidae Nowak
1998Ursidae Hunt, Jr. p. 174
2006Ursidae Salesa et al. p. 381
2009Ursidae Wang et al. p. 757
2012Ursidae Abella et al. p. 2
2017Ursidae de Bones et al. p. 414

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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()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
superfamilyArctoideaFlower 1869
Ursida
superfamilyUrsoideaFischer de Waldheim 1817
familyUrsidaeGray 1825
familyUrsidaeGray 1825

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