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Promioclaenus acolytus

Mammalia - Condylarthra - Hyopsodontidae

Taxonomy
Hyopsodus acolytus was named by Cope (1882) [synonymized with Agriochoerus by Lander 1998, but he means to refer only to H. guyotianus]. It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Mioclaenus acolytus by Cope (1888), Matthew (1897), Osborn (1902) and Matthew (1909); it was recombined as Ellipsodon acolytus by Matthew (1937); it was recombined as Promioclaenus acolytus by Trouessart (1904), Wilson (1956), Gazin (1969), Schiebout (1974), Van Valen (1978), Rigby (1980), de Muizon and Cifelli (2000) and Burger (2007).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1882Hyopsodus acolytus Cope p. 462
1882Mioclaenus minimus Cope p. 468
1888Mioclaenus acolytus Cope
1897Mioclaenus acolytus Matthew
1902Mioclaenus acolytus Osborn
1904Promioclaenus acolytus Trouessart
1909Mioclaenus acolytus Matthew
1935Ellipsodon aquilonius Simpson
1937Ellipsodon acolytus Matthew
1956Promioclaenus acolytus Wilson
1956Promioclaenus aquilonius Wilson
1969Promioclaenus acolytus Gazin p. 10
1974Promioclaenus acolytus Schiebout
1978Promioclaenus acolytus Van Valen
1980Promioclaenus acolytus Rigby, Jr.
2000Promioclaenus acolytus de Muizon and Cifelli
2007Promioclaenus acolytus Burger p. 146

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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
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Epitheria
orderCondylarthraCope 1881
familyHyopsodontidaeTrouessart 1879
genusPromioclaenusTrouessart 1904
speciesacolytus()

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