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Rhinoceros (one-horned rhinoceros)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Rhinoceros Linnaeus p. 56
1825Rhinoceros Gray p. 342
1848Rhinoceros Owen p. 139
1881Rhinocerus Cope p. 393
1902Rhinoceros Hay p. 647
1916Rhinoceros Stefani p. 11
1988Rhinoceros Carroll
1989Rhinoceros Prothero and Schoch p. 536
2003Rhinoceros Deng p. 148
2011Rhinoceros Deng et al. p. 1287

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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()
Tapiromorpha(Haeckel 1873)
Ceratomorpha(Wood 1937)
superfamilyRhinocerotoidea
familyRhinocerotidae
subfamilyRhinocerotinae
tribeRhinocerotini
genusRhinoceros

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
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