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Schizochoerus

Mammalia - Artiodactyla

Taxonomy
Schizochoerus was named by Crusafont-Pairo and Lavocat (1954). It is not extant. Its type is Schizochoerus vallesiensis.

It was assigned to Suidae by Carroll (1988); to Schizochoerini by McKenna and Bell (1997); to Schizochoerinae by van der Made (1997); and to Suoidea by Boisserie et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Schizochoerus Crusafont-Pairo and Lavocat p. 89
1988Schizochoerus Carroll
1997Schizochoerus McKenna and Bell p. 398
1997Schizochoerus van der Made p. 135
2010Schizochoerus Boisserie et al. p. 348

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
superfamilySuoidea
genusSchizochoerusCrusafont-Pairo and Lavocat 1954

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: terrestrialo
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: ground dwellingo
Diet: grazero
Diet 2: browsero
Created: 2005-08-26 14:03:05
Modified: 2005-09-19 12:23:23
Source: o = order, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Nowak 1999, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the MN 5 to the top of the MN 6 or 15.97000 to 12.75000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
MN 515.97 - 13.65Turkey (Bursa) S. sp. (68547)
MN 613.65 - 12.75Turkey (Ankara) S. anatoliensis (68561)