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Copelemur tutus

Mammalia - Primates - Notharctidae

Taxonomy
Tomitherium tutum was named by Cope (1877). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Almagre Arroyo (Cope), which is in a Wasatchian terrestrial horizon in the San Jose Formation of New Mexico.

It was recombined as Pelycodus tutus by Cope (1881), Matthew (1915) and Gazin (1962); it was recombined as Copelemur tutus by Gingerich and Simons (1977) and Beard (1988).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Tomitherium tutum Cope
1881Pelycodus tutus Cope p. 187
1915Pelycodus tutus Matthew
1962Pelycodus tutus Gazin
1977Copelemur tutus Gingerich and Simons p. 271
1988Copelemur tutus Beard

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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()
Amniota
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
familyNotharctidaeTrouessart 1879
subfamilyNotharctinaeTrouessart 1879
genusCopelemur
speciestutus(Cope 1877)

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