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Pliauchenia

Mammalia - Ungulata - Camelidae

Taxonomy
Pliauchenia was named by Cope (1875) [called into question by Patton 1969a]. Its type is Pliauchenia humphreysiana.

It was assigned to Miolabinae by Hay (1902); to Camelinae by Simpson (1945); to Camelidae by Cope (1875), Matthew and Cook (1909) and Carroll (1988); and to Lamini by Webb (1965) and Honey et al. (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1875Pliauchenia Cope
1902Pliauchenia Hay p. 679
1909Pliauchenia Matthew and Cook p. 395
1945Pliauchenia Simpson p. 150
1965Pliauchenia Webb p. 44
1988Pliauchenia Carroll
1998Pliauchenia Honey et al. p. 451

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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()
orderUngulata(Linnaeus 1766)
orderArtiodactyla()
suborderTylopoda()
superfamilyCameloidea
familyCamelidae
subfamilyCamelinaeGray 1821
tribeLaminiWebb 1965
genusPliauchenia

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