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Equus scotti

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae

Taxonomy
Equus scotti was named by Gidley (1900) [apparently accepted by all authors; see also Dalquest and Schultz 1992]. Its type specimen is AMNH 10606, a skeleton (a nearly complete skeleton (No. io6o6), consisting of the skull and lower jaws, the cervical ver- tebrae, the three anterior dorsal vertebre, both fore limbs an), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Rock Creek, which is in an Irvingtonian terrestrial horizon in the Tule Formation of Texas.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1900Equus scotti Gidley p. 111 figs. 1 - 5
1901Equus scotti Gidley p. 134
1921Equus bautistensis Frick
1980Equus scotti Kurten and Anderson p. 290
1998Equus scotti MacFadden p. 551

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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()
infraorderCynodontia()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
suborderLophodontomorpha
infraorderEuperissodactyla
Hippomorpha
superfamilyEquoidea
familyEquidae
subfamilyEquinaeSteinmann and Döderlein 1890
tribeEquini
genusEquus
speciesscotti

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