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Procamelus leptognathus

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Camelidae

Taxonomy
Procamelus leptognathus was named by Cope (1893) [Cope; and not Procamelus; listed but status not made clear by Honey et al. 1998]. It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Charley Risley Ranch, which is in a Clarendonian floodplain claystone/sandstone in the Clarendon Beds Formation of Texas.

It was considered a nomen dubium by Honey et al. (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1893Procamelus leptognathus Cope p. 37
1967Procamelus leptognathus Patton p. 39

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
suborderTylopoda()
superfamilyCameloidea
familyCamelidae
subfamilyCamelinaeGray 1821
tribeCameliniGray 1821
genusProcamelus
speciesleptognathus

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