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Xiphodontidae

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Xiphodontidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1883Xiphodontidae Flower
1889Xiphodontidae Cope p. 876
1986Xiphodontidae Hooker p. 412
1988Xiphodontidae Carroll
2006Xiphodontidae Cuesta Ruíz-Colmenares et al.

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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
orderArtiodactyla()
suborderTylopoda()
superfamilyAnoplotherioideaBonaparte 1850
familyXiphodontidaeFlower 1883
familyXiphodontidaeFlower 1883

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
Maximum body mass: 10 kgg
Minimum body mass: 300 gs
Environment: terrestrialf
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: ground dwellingf
Diet: folivoref
Comments: Diet inferred from tooth morphologyf
Created: 2005-09-01 06:08:27
Modified: 2005-09-01 08:38:21
Source: s = species, g = genus, f = family, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Blondel 1996, Legendre 1988, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Lutetian to the top of the Late/Upper Eocene or 47.80000 to 33.90000 Ma

Collections (61 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
MP 15 - MP 1648.6 - 37.2Spain (Salamanca) Leptotheridium sp. (40892)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3France Leptotheridium traguloides (184468)
Lutetian - Bartonian47.8 - 38.0Switzerland (Baselland) Dichodon ruetimeyeri, Dichodon simplex (31723)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0Switzerland (Canton de Vaud) Dichodon sp., Haplomeryx sp. (182607)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0Spain (Barcelona) Leptotheridium sp. (182219)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0Switzerland Dichodon cervinum, Dichodon subtile, Leptotheridium traguloides, Xiphodon castrense, Haplomeryx picteti, Leptotheridium lugeoni (31742)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0France (Quercy, Midi-Pyrenees Region) Dichodon sp., Dichodon vidalenci, Leptotheridium traguloides, Xiphodon castrense, Haplomeryx picteti (12840)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0Switzerland (Baselland) Dichodon ruetimeyeri, Dichodon sp., Dichodon simplex, Haplomeryx egerkingensis (31718) Leptotheridium traguloides, Dichodon cartieri (31721) Leptotheridium traguloides, Dichodon cartieri, Haplomeryx egerkingensis (31720)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0France (Languedoc-Roussillon Region) Paraxiphodon cournovense, Leptotheridium traguloides, Xiphodon castrense, Haplomeryx picteti (31736) Xiphodon castrense (183350)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0France (Midi-Pyrenees Region) Xiphodon castrense (31634)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0Spain (Castilla y Leon) Leptotheridium indet., Dichodon sp. (40358)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0United Kingdom (England) Dichodon sp., Dichodon cervinus (39014)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0France (Nord-Pas-de-Calais-Picardie) Leptotheridium sp. (177581)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0France (Rhone-Alpes Region) Dichodon lugdunense (31741)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9United Kingdom (England) Dichodon cervinum, Dichodon cuspidatum (31608) Xiphodon gracile (31607)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9France (Quercy, Midi-Pyrenees region) Dichodon cervinum, Haplomeryx picteti, Leptotheridium lugeoni (12853) Dichodon sp., Leptotheridium lugeoni, Haplomeryx euzetensis (12848)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9France (Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur Region) Dichodon stehlini, Xiphodon gracile, Dichodon frohnstettense (31747)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9France (Languedoc-Roussillon Region) Dichodon cervinum, Leptotheridium lugeoni, Xiphodon intermedium, Haplomeryx euzetensis (31724) Dichodon cervinum, Paraxiphodon teulonense, Leptotheridium lugeoni, Haplomeryx euzetensis (31758) Dichodon cervinum, Xiphodon intermedium (31761) Leptotheridium lugeoni (31757) Paraxiphodon teulonense, Leptotheridium lugeoni (31760) Xiphodon gracile (31738)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9France (Languedoc-Roussillon) Paraxiphodon teulonense, Xiphodon intermedium (31759)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Spain (Catalonia) Dichodon cervinum, Leptotheridium lugeoni, Xiphodon intermedium, Haplomeryx euzetensis (31751)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9France (Quercy, Midi-Pyrenees Region) Dichodon cervinum (31635 31755) Haplomeryx picteti, Leptotheridium lugeoni (12849 31745) Haplomeryx picteti, Leptotheridium lugeoni, Dichodon frohnstettense (31740) Haplomeryx zitteli (12854) Leptotheridium lugeoni (31766) Leptotheridium lugeoni, Haplomeryx euzetensis (12841) Xiphodon gracile, Dichodon frohnstettense (31764 31765) Xiphodon gracile, Haplomeryx zitteli (12843) Xiphodon gracile, Haplomeryx zitteli, Dichodon frohnstettense (12842)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9France (Ile-de-France Region) Xiphodon gracile, Haplomeryx obliquus (31739)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9France (Aquitaine Region) Xiphodon gracile (31586)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9France (Midi-Pyrenees Region) Xiphodon gracile (31749)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Spain Dichodon cervinum, Leptotheridium lugeoni, Xiphodon intermedium, Haplomeryx euzetensis (31750)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9France (Languedoc-Roussillon Region Region) Paraxiphodon teulonense, Leptotheridium lugeoni (31756)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9France (Quercy) Dichodon cervinum, Leptotheridium lugeoni, Haplomeryx euzetensis (12850)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9France (Occitanie) Xiphodon gracile (183976)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9France (Languedoc-Roussillon Region) Xiphodon gracile (31737)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9Spain (Castilla y Leon) Xiphodon gracile (40883)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9United Kingdom (England) Dichodon cervinum (39662) Dichodon cervinus (9070) Dichodon cuspidatus (39643 40030) Xiphodon gracilis (39264 41652)
MP 1837.2 - 33.9France (Quercy, Midi-Pyrenees Region) Dichodon sp., Haplomeryx picteti (12851)
MP 1837.2 - 33.9Spain (Basque County) Haplomeryx sp., Xiphodontidae indet. (38817)
MP 18 - MP 1937.2 - 33.9France (Allier) Xiphodon gracile (143459)
MP 1937.2 - 33.9Spain (Catalonia) Dichodon cervinum, Xiphodon gracile, Dichodon frohnstettense (31752)