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Patriofelis ferox

Mammalia - Creodonta - Oxyaenidae

Taxonomy
Limnofelis ferox was named by Marsh (1872) [genotype]. It is the type species of Limnofelis.

It was recombined as Patriofelis ferox by Wortman (1894), Wortman (1902), Matthew (1909), Thorpe (1923), Denison (1938), Gazin (1957), Gazin (1976) and Gunnell (1998).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Limnofelis ferox Marsh p. 202
1872Limnofelis latidens Marsh p. 203
1872Oreocyon latidens Marsh p. 406
1892Patriofelis latidens Scott
1894Patriofelis ferox Wortman
1899Patriofelis latidens Matthew
1902Patriofelis ferox Wortman p. 101
1909Patriofelis ferox Matthew
1923Patriofelis ferox Thorpe
1923Patriofelis latidens Thorpe
1938Patriofelis ferox Denison
1957Patriofelis ferox Gazin
1976Patriofelis ferox Gazin
1998Patriofelis ferox Gunnell

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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()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
orderCreodonta()
familyOxyaenidaeCope 1877
subfamilyOxyaeninaeTrouessart 1885
genusPatriofelisLeidy 1870
speciesferox()

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