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Merychippus

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1856Merychippus Leidy
1895Protohippus (Merychippus) Scott p. 59
1902Merychippus Hay p. 616
1907Merychippus Gidley p. 867
1940Merychippus quartus Stirton
1940Merychippus Stirton p. 178
1940Merychippus (Protohippus) quartus Stirton p. 182
1955Merychippus Quinn p. 58
1988Merychippus Carroll
1989Merychippus Prothero and Schoch p. 531
1995Merychippus Kelly p. 26
1998Merychippus MacFadden p. 547
2006Merychippus Bravo-Cuevas and Ferrusquía-Villafranca p. 776

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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()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
suborderLophodontomorpha
infraorderEuperissodactyla
Hippomorpha
superfamilyEquoidea
familyEquidae
subfamilyEquinaeSteinmann and Döderlein 1890
genusMerychippus

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