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Arctostylopidae

Mammalia - Arctostylopidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1923Arctostylopidae Schlosser
1988Arctostylopidae Carroll
2006Arctostylopidae Missiaen et al. p. 408

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
GliriformesWyss and Meng 1996
familyArctostylopidaeSchlosser 1923
familyArctostylopidaeSchlosser 1923

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: scansorialsubc
Diet: herbivoref
Created: 2005-08-31 14:06:19
Modified: 2005-08-31 16:06:19
Source: f = family, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Archibald 1998, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: base of the Middle Paleocene to the top of the Early/Lower Eocene or 61.70000 to 48.60000 Ma

Collections (34 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Middle Paleocene61.7 - 58.7China (Anhui) Sinostylops progressus (132945) Sinostylops promissus (132939)
Middle Paleocene61.7 - 58.7China (Guangdong) Arctostylopidae indet. (123483)
Tiffanian61.7 - 56.8China (Jiangxi) Bothriostylops sp., Bothriostylops notios (133385)
Tiffanian61.7 - 56.8USA (Wyoming) Arctostylops steini (15009)
Middle Paleocene - Late/Upper Paleocene61.7 - 55.8China (Guangdong) Bothriostylops medius (137413)
Middle Paleocene - Late/Upper Paleocene61.7 - 55.8China (Anhui (Anhui)) Palaeostylops iturus, Wanostylops youngi, Bothriostylops progressus (176616)
Gashatan58.7 - 55.8China (Nei Mongol) Palaeostylops iturus (71076) Palaeostylops sp. (72203)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8China (Guang-dong (Kwantung)) A. sp. (176606)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8China (Nei Mongol) Palaeostylops iturus (133392) Palaeostylops iturus, Palaeostylops macrodon (133389)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8Kazakhstan (Chimkent) Kazachostylops occidentalis (48888)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8China (Hunan) Arctostylopidae indet. (115113)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8Mongolia (Omngov) Palaeostylops iturus, Palaeostylops macrodon (133008) Palaeostylops sp., Palaeostylops iturus, Palaeostylops macrodon (133403)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8China (Jiang-xi (Kiangsi)) Allostylops periconotus, Asiostylops spanios (176612)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8Mongolia Arctostylopidae indet. (133399) Arctostylops sp. (133398)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8China (Anhui) Bothriostylops progressus (139653) Bothriostylops progressus, Wanostylops promissus (133426)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8Mongolia (Omnogov) Arctostylops macrodon (133396)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8China (Xinjiang) Anatolostylops zhaii (174687)
Clarkforkian56.8 - 55.8USA (Colorado) Arctostylops sp. (15346)
Clarkforkian56.8 - 55.8USA (Wyoming) Arctostylops steini (15085 15092 15099 15151 15193)
Bumbanian55.8 - 48.6China (Nei Mongol) Anatolostylops zhaii (72202)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6China (Nei Mongol) Anatolostylops zhaii (176327)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6China (Hunan) Stenostylops xiangensis (175249)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6China (Shandong) Migrostylops roboreus, Migrostylops rosella (77929)
Bumbanian - Irdinmanhan55.8 - 37.2China (Nei Mongol) Palaeoryctoidea indet. (72205)