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Catopsalis fissidens

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Taeniolabididae

Taxonomy
Catopsalis fissidens was named by Cope (1884).

It was recombined as Polymastodon fissidens by Cope (1884).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Polymastodon fissidens Cope
1884Catopsalis fissidens Cope p. 322
1929Catopsalis fissidens Granger and Simpson
1937Catopsalis fissidens Matthew
1939Catopsalis utahensis Gazin
1979Catopsalis fissidens Kielan-Jaworowska and Sloan pp. 188-189
1979Catopsalis utahensis Kielan-Jaworowska and Sloan pp. 188-189
1997Catopsalis fissidens Lucas 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()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
Allotheria()
orderMultituberculataCope 1884
suborderCimolodonta()
superfamilyTaeniolabidoidea()
familyTaeniolabididaeGranger and Simpson 1929
genusCatopsalisCope 1882
speciesfissidens

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