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Achaenodon uintensis

Mammalia - Artiodactyla

Taxonomy
Protelotherium uintense was named by Osborn (1895). Its type specimen is AMNH 1822, a partial skull (Skull with shattered teeth), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Wagonhound Canyon (Uinta B2), which is in an Uintan terrestrial horizon in the Uinta Formation of Utah.

It was recombined as Achaenodon uintense by Peterson (1919); it was recombined as Achaenodon uintensis by Gazin (1955).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Protelotherium uintense Osborn
1919Achaenodon uintense Peterson p. 80
1955Achaenodon uintensis Gazin

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
Cetancodontamorpha
genusAchaenodon()
speciesuintensis(Osborn 1895)

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