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Prosthennops rex

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Tayassuidae

Taxonomy
Platygonus rex was named by Marsh (1894).

It was recombined as Prosthennops rex by Thorpe (1924), Matthew (1924), Colbert (1935) and Schultz (1937); it was considered a nomen dubium by Colbert (1938) and Wright (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Platygonus rex Marsh p. 273
1924Prosthennops rex Matthew
1924Prosthennops rex Thorpe
1935Prosthennops rex Colbert
1937Prosthennops rex Schultz

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
superfamilySuoidea
familyTayassuidae
subfamilyTayassuinaePalmer 1897
genusProsthennops
speciesrex()

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