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Herpetotherium merriami

Mammalia -

Taxonomy
Peratherium merriami was named by Stock and Furlong (1922).

It was recombined as Herpetotherium merriami by Crochet (1980), Korth (1992) and Korth (1994).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1922Peratherium merriami Stock and Furlong
1980Herpetotherium merriami Crochet
1992Herpetotherium merriami Korth
1994Herpetotherium merriami Korth

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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
Theriamorpha(Rowe 1993)
Theriiformes(Rowe 1988)
Trechnotheria
Cladotheria
Boreosphenida()
subclassTheria
subclassMetatheria()
Marsupialia()
Herpetotheriidae(Trouessart 1879)
genusHerpetotherium
speciesmerriami()

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