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Hyaenodon cruentus

Mammalia - Hyaenodonta - Hyaenodontidae

Taxonomy
Hyaenodon cruentus was named by Leidy (1853).

It was synonymized subjectively with Hyaenodon horridus by Mellett (1977), Gustafson (1986) and Gunnell (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1853Hyaenodon cruentus Leidy p. 393
1857Hyaenodon cruentus Leidy p. 90
1892Hyaenodon cruentus Scott p. 317
1902Hyaenodon cruentus Hay p. 758
1908Hyaenodon cruentus Lambe
1922Hyaenodon cruentus Thorpe

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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()
orderHyaenodonta()
familyHyaenodontidaeLeidy 1869
subfamilyHyaenodontinaeTrouessart 1885
genusHyaenodonLaizer and Parieu 1838
speciescruentus

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