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Parictis

Mammalia - Carnivora - Ursidae

Taxonomy
Parictis was named by Scott (1893). It is not extant.

It was considered a nomen dubium by Baskin and Tedford (1996).

It was assigned to Ursidae by Scott (1893) and Carroll (1988); to Phocoidea by McKenna and Bell (1997); and to Amphicynodontinae by Hunt (1998).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1893Parictis Scott
1893Parietis Scott p. 658
1954Campylocynodon Chaffee
1988Parictis Carroll
1992Subparictis Wang and Tedford
1996Campylocynodon Baskin and Tedford
1997Parictis McKenna and Bell p. 252
1998Parictis Hunt, Jr. p. 178

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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()
Epicynodontia
RankNameAuthor
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
subfamilyAmphicynodontinae
genusParictisScott 1893

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