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Proaceratherium

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

Taxonomy
Proaceratherium was named by Ginsburg and Hugueney (1980) [misspelling for Protoaceratherium]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Rhinocerotidae by Carroll (1988); and to Aceratheriinae by Prothero and Schoch (1989).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Proaceratherium Ginsburg and Hugueney p. 274
1988Proaceratherium Carroll
1989Proaceratherium Prothero and Schoch p. 535

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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()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
Tapiromorpha(Haeckel 1873)
Ceratomorpha(Wood 1937)
superfamilyRhinocerotoidea
familyRhinocerotidae
subfamilyAceratheriinaeDollo 1885
genusProaceratheriumGinsburg and Hugueney 1980

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