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Stygimys jepseni

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Eucosmodontidae

Taxonomy
Parectypodus jepseni was named by Simpson (1935). Its type locality is Gidley Quarry, which is in a Torrejonian terrestrial horizon in the Fort Union Formation of Montana.

It was recombined as Stygimys jepseni by Sloan and Van Valen (1965), Scott (2003), Lofgren et al. (2005) and Scott et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1935Parectypodus jepseni Simpson
1965Stygimys jepseni Sloan and Van Valen p. 223
2003Stygimys jepseni Scott
2005Stygimys jepseni Lofgren et al. p. 87
2013Stygimys jepseni Scott et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
Allotheria()
orderMultituberculataCope 1884
suborderCimolodonta()
familyEucosmodontidaeJepsen 1940
subfamilyEucosmodontinaeJepsen 1940
genusStygimys
speciesjepseni()

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