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Procerberus formicarum

Mammalia - Cimolestidae

Taxonomy
Procerberus formicarum was named by Sloan and Van Valen (1965) [genotype]. Its type specimen is U.M.V.P. 1460, a mandible (lower jaw fragment with P3, P4, and M1), and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Bug Creek Anthills, which is in a Puercan terrestrial horizon in the Hell Creek Formation of Montana.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1965Procerberus formicarum Sloan and Van Valen p. 225
1979Procerberus formicarum Kielan-Jaworowska et al. p. 223
2004Procerberus formicarum Kielan-Jaworowska et al. pp. 494, 508-509
2010Procerberus formicarum Rook et al. p. 1222

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Cimolesta()
familyCimolestidaeMarsh 1889
genusProcerberus
speciesformicarum

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