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Procynodictis

Mammalia - Carnivora

Taxonomy
Procynodictis was named by Wortman and Matthew (1899). Its type is Procynodictis vulpiceps.

It was assigned to Caniformia by Flynn and Galiano (1982); and to Miacidae by Wortman and Matthew (1899) and Flynn (1998).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1899Procynodictis Wortman and Matthew
1945Plesiomiacis Simpson
1982Procynodictis Flynn and Galiano p. 50
1998Procynodictis Flynn

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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
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
suborderCaniformiaKretzoi 1943
genusProcynodictis

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