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Helladotherium

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Giraffidae

Taxonomy
Helladotherium was named by Gaudry (1860). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Giraffidae by Carroll (1988) and Theodorou et al. (2003); and to Sivatheriinae by Kahn et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1860Helladotherium Gaudry
1988Helladotherium Carroll
2003Helladotherium Theodorou et al.
2010Helladotherium Kahn et al. p. 122

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
Ruminantiamorpha
Ruminantia(Scopoli 1777)
Pecora()
familyGiraffidae
subfamilySivatheriinaeZittel 1893
genusHelladotheriumGaudry 1860

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 dwellingf
Diet: browserf
Reproduction: viviparousf
Created: 2005-06-08 10:11:09
Modified: 2005-09-22 12:03:58
Source: f = family, o = order, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Nowak 1991, Nowak 1999, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: MN 11 or 8.70000 to 7.75000 Ma

Collections (17 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Ukraine (Odessa) H. duvernoyi (75796)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Moldova H. duvernoyi (75803) H. sp., H. duvernoyi (75802)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Greece (Chalkidona) H. duvernoyi (182745 182750)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Moldova (Tighina Departement) H. duvernoyi (36139 36143)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Tunisia H. duveroyi (35274)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Turkey (Mugla) H. sp. (13998)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Greece (Euboea) H. duvernoyi (195432 195435)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Italy (Cuneo) H. sp. (175903)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Greece (Attica) H. duvernoyi (182754)
Late/Upper Miocene - Early/Lower Pliocene11.608 - 3.6Greece (Chalkidiki) H. sp. (191612)
MN 118.7 - 7.75Greece H. duvernoyi (73869)
Turolian8.7 - 5.333Greece (Macedonia) H. duvernoyi (73553)
Turolian8.7 - 5.333Greece (Makedonia Thraki) H. duvernoyi (157582)