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Mammutidae (mastodon)

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Mammutidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1922Mammutidae Hay
1980Mammutidae Kurten and Anderson p. 343
1987Mammutidae Miller p. 171
1988Mammutidae Carroll
1989Mammutidae Shoshani et al. p. 436
1993Mammutidae Abraczinskas p. 345
1996Mammutidae Shoshani and Tassy p. 352
1997Mammutidae McKenna and Bell p. 499
1998Mammutidae Lambert and Shoshani p. 608
2002Mammutidae Sanders and Miller p. 397
2003Mammutidae Pickford p. 209
2005Mammutidae Shoshani and Tassy p. 9 figs. Table 2
2006Mammutidae Shoshani et al. p. 17300
2010Mammutidae Sanders et al. p. 185

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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
AfrotheriaStanhope et al. 1998
Tethytheria
orderProboscidea()
suborderElephantiformesTassy 1988
ElephantimorphaTassy and Shoshani 1997
MammutidaTassy and Shoshani 1997
familyMammutidaeHay 1922
familyMammutidaeHay 1922

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