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Prothryptacodon ambiguus

Mammalia - Condylarthra - Chriacidae

Taxonomy
Pantinomia ambigua was named by Van Valen (1967). Its type specimen is AMNH 16591, a mandible, and it is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Pantinomia.

It was recombined as Prothryptacodon ambiguus by Van Valen (1978), Tsentas (1981), Williamson and Lucas (1993) and Williamson (1996).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1967Pantinomia ambigua Van Valen
1978Prothryptacodon ambiguus Van Valen
1981Prothryptacodon ambiguus Tsentas
1993Prothryptacodon ambiguus Williamson and Lucas
1996Prothryptacodon ambiguus Williamson

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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
familyChriacidaeOsborn and Earle 1895
genusProthryptacodon
speciesambiguus()

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