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Protictoides aprophatos

Mammalia - Viverravidae

Taxonomy
Protictis aprophatos was named by Flynn and Galiano (1982). Its type locality is Tepee Trail Bone Bed A, which is in an Uintan terrestrial horizon in the Tepee Trail Formation of Wyoming.

It was recombined as Protictoides aprophatos by Gingerich and Winkler (1985).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Protictis aprophatos Flynn and Galiano
1985Protictoides aprophatos Gingerich and Winkler

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
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
genusProtictoides(Matthew)
speciesaprophatos()

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