Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Ichthyolestes

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Pakicetidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Ichthyolestes Dehm and Oettingen-Spielberg p. 15
1980Ichthyolestes West p. 516
1985Ichthyolestes Kumar and Sahni p. 166
1986Ichthyolestes Kumar and Sahni p. 329
1988Ichthyolestes Carroll
1990Ichthyolestes Gingerich and Russell p. 18
1993Ichthyolestes Benton p. 761
1996Ichthyolestes Thewissen et al. p. 71 figs. Fig. 31
1997Ichthyolestes McKenna and Bell p. 370
1998Ichthyolestes Thewissen and Hussain p. 227
1998Ichthyolestes Williams p. 4
2001Ichthyolestes Thewissen et al.
2002Ichthyoletes Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Ichthyolestes Geisler and Sanders p. 27
2008Ichthyolestes McLeod and Barnes p. 92
2009Ichthyolestes Cooper et al. p. 1291
2010Ichthyolestes Uhen p. 199
2015Ichthyolestes Gao and Ni p. 156 figs. Table 1
2016Ichthyolestes Marx et al. p. 98
2017Ichthyolestes Berta p. 159

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

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()
Cetacea()
familyPakicetidae()
genusIchthyolestes

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: phosphaticsubf
Form: roller-shapedo
Ontogeny: modification of partssubf
Environment: freshwater, terrestrialsubf
Locomotion: actively mobilesubf
Life habit: amphibioussubf
Depth habitat: surfacesubf
Diet: carnivoresubf
Reproduction: viviparoussubf
Created: 2005-09-09 10:02:09
Modified: 2005-09-09 12:02:09
Source: subf = subfamily, o = order
References: Uhen 2004, Thewissen et al. 2001

Age range: Lutetian or 47.80000 to 41.30000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Pakistan (North-West Frontier) I. pinfoldi (28978)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Pakistan (Punjab) I. pinfoldi (45529 45586)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Pakistan I. pinfoldi (45587)