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Simpsonictis tenuis

Mammalia - Viverravidae

Taxonomy
Didymictis tenuis was named by Simpson (1935). Its type locality is Gidley Quarry, which is in a Torrejonian terrestrial horizon in the Fort Union Formation of Montana.

It was recombined as Protictis tenuis by MacIntyre (1966); it was recombined as Simpsonictis tenuis by MacIntyre (1962), Gingerich and Winkler (1985), Fox and Youzwyshyn (1994) and Meehan and Wilson (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1935Didymictis tenuis Simpson
1962Simpsonictis tenuis MacIntyre
1966Protictis tenuis MacIntyre
1985Simpsonictis tenuis Gingerich and Winkler
1994Simpsonictis tenuis Fox and Youzwyshyn
2002Simpsonictis tenuis Meehan and Wilson

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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
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
familyViverravidae
genusSimpsonictis
speciestenuis()

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