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Phlaocyon latidens

Mammalia - Carnivora - Canidae

Taxonomy
Galecynus latidens was named by Cope (1881).

It was recombined as Cynodictis latidens by Scott (1898); it was recombined as Nothocyon latidens by Wortman and Matthew (1899), Merriam (1906), Matthew (1907), Peterson (1907), Thorpe (1922), Hall and Martin (1930), Macdonald (1963) and Macdonald (1970); it was recombined as Cormocyon latidens by Wang and Fremd (1994); it was recombined as Phlaocyon latidens by Wang et al. (1999).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1881Galecynus latidens Cope
1898Cynodictis latidens Scott
1899Nothocyon latidens Wortman and Matthew p. 127
1906Nothocyon latidens Merriam p. 15 figs. Pl. 2, Figs. 6 and 7
1907Nothocyon latidens Matthew
1907Nothocyon latidens Peterson
1922Nothocyon latidens Thorpe
1930Nothocyon latidens Hall and Martin
1963Nothocyon latidens Macdonald
1970Nothocyon latidens Macdonald
1994Cormocyon latidens Wang and Fremd
1999Phlaocyon latidens Wang 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()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
RankNameAuthor
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
suborderCaniformiaKretzoi 1943
superfamilyCanoideaSimpson 1931
familyCanidaeFischer 1817
subfamilyBorophaginaeSimpson 1945
tribePhlaocyonini
genusPhlaocyonMatthew 1899
specieslatidens(Cope 1881)

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