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Elephantidae (elephant)

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Elephantidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1821Elephantidae Gray p. 305
1825Elephantidae Gray p. 342
1850Elephantidae Bonaparte p. 1
1883Elephantidae Flower p. 185
1889Elephantidae Cope p. 876
1891Elephantidae Flower and Lydekker p. 90
1916Elephantidae Stefani p. 10
1919Elephantidae Abel p. 826
1980Elephantidae Kurten and Anderson p. 348
1981Elephantidae Thurmond and Jones p. 181
1988Elephantidae Carroll
1991Elephantidae Nowak
1995Elephantidae Kalb and Frohelich p. 729
1996Elephantidae Shoshani and Tassy p. 352
1997Elephantidae McKenna and Bell p. 502
1998Elephantidae Lambert and Shoshani p. 609
2005Elephantidae Mackaye et al. p. 766
2005Elephantidae Shoshani and Tassy p. 9 figs. Table 2
2006Elephantidae Shoshani et al. p. 17300

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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
AfrotheriaStanhope et al. 1998
Tethytheria
orderProboscidea()
superfamilyElephantoidea
familyElephantidae
familyElephantidae

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