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Prosthennops haroldcooki

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Tayassuidae

Taxonomy
Hesperopithecus haroldcookii was named by Osborn (1922) [genotype]. It is the type species of Hesperopithecus.

It was recombined as Prosthennops haroldcooki by Gregory (1927) and Colbert (1935); it was considered a nomen dubium by Colbert (1938).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1922Hesperopithecus haroldcookii Osborn
1927Prosthennops haroldcooki Gregory
1935Prosthennops haroldcooki Colbert

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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
orderArtiodactyla()
superfamilySuoidea
familyTayassuidae
subfamilyTayassuinaePalmer 1897
genusProsthennops
speciesharoldcooki()

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