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Plesippus francescana

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae

Taxonomy
Pliohippus francescana was named by Frick (1921).

It was recombined as Equus francescana by Stirton (1940); it was synonymized subjectively with Equus simplicidens by Savage (1951) and Kurten and Anderson (1980); it was considered a nomen dubium by Winans (1989) and Kelly (1998); it was recombined as Plesippus francescana by Gazin (1936), Schultz (1936), Schultz (1937) and Albright (1999).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1921Pliohippus francescana Frick
1936Plesippus francescana Gazin
1936Plesippus francescana Schultz
1937Plesippus francescana Schultz
1940Equus francescana Stirton p. 195
1999Plesippus francescana Albright

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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()
infraorderCynodontia()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
suborderLophodontomorpha
infraorderEuperissodactyla
Hippomorpha
superfamilyEquoidea
familyEquidae
subfamilyEquinaeSteinmann and Döderlein 1890
tribeEquini
genusPlesippus
speciesfrancescana()

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