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Apatemys rodens

Mammalia - Insectivora - Apatemyidae

Taxonomy
Apatemys rodens was named by Troxell (1923). Its type specimen is Y.P.M. No. 12973, a mandible (left ramus of mandible with the basal part of I, the posterior portion of M2, and M3), and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was synonymized subjectively with Apatemys bellus by West (1973).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1923Apatemys rodens Troxell
1976Apatemys rodens Gazin
1982Apatemys rodens Bown and Schankler

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
orderInsectivoraBowdich 1821
superfamilyApatemyoidea
familyApatemyidae
genusApatemys
speciesrodens

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