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Thylacodon pusillus

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Taxonomy
Thylacodon pusillus was named by Matthew and Granger (1921) [genotype]. Its type specimen is AMNH 16414, a mandible, and it is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Thylacodon.

It was recombined as Peradectes pusillus by Matthew and Granger (1939), Clemens (1979), Archibald (1982) and Eberle and Lillegraven (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1921Thylacodon pusillus Matthew and Granger
1939Peradectes pusillus Matthew and Granger
1979Peradectes pusillus Clemens p. 193
1982Peradectes pusillus Archibald
1983Thylacodon pusillus Krishtalka and Stucky
1987Thylacodon pusillus Archibald et al.
1993Thylacodon pusillus Williamson and Lucas
1996Thylacodon pusillus Johanson
1996Thylacodon pusillus Williamson
1998Peradectes pusillus Eberle and Lillegraven
2012Thylacodon pusillus Williamson 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()
Amniota
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
Theriamorpha(Rowe 1993)
Theriiformes(Rowe 1988)
Trechnotheria
Cladotheria
Boreosphenida()
subclassTheria
subclassMetatheria()
Marsupialia()
Herpetotheriidae(Trouessart 1879)
genusThylacodon
speciespusillus

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