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Phenacolemur praecox

Mammalia - Primates - Paromomyidae

Taxonomy
Phenacolemur praecox was named by Matthew (1915) [type is from "Pat O'Hara Creek, Clark's Fork Basin" (Robinson and Ivy 1994)]. Its type specimen is AMNH 16102, a mandible (P/4-M/2 with the root of I/1 and the alveoli of M/3), and it is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1915Phenacolemur praecox Matthew
1994Phenacolemur praecox Robinson and Ivy p. 101
2012Phenacolemur praecox Rose et al.

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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
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
familyParomomyidaeSimpson 1940
subfamilyPhenacolemurinaeSimpson 1955
tribePhenacolemuriniSimpson 1955
genusPhenacolemur
speciespraecox

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