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Tetraclaenodon puercensis

Mammalia - Phenacodontidae

Taxonomy
Phenacodus puercensis was named by Cope (1881).

It was recombined as Protogonia puercensis by Cope (1888); it was recombined as Euprotogonia puercensis by Osborn and Earle (1895) and Matthew (1897); it was recombined as Tetraclaenodon puercensis by Matthew (1915), Matthew (1937), West (1970), West (1971), West (1976), Rigby (1980), Winterfeld (1982), McKenna et al. (1987), Thewissen (1990), Secord (1998) and Scott et al. (2013).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1881Phenacodus puercensis Cope p. 492
1881Protogonia subquadrata Cope p. 492
1882Protogonia plicifera Cope p. 833
1883Phenacodus calceolatus Cope p. 561
1888Mioclaenus floverianus Cope
1888Protogonia puercensis Cope
1888Protogonia zuniensis Cope
1892Tetraclaenodon floverianus Scott p. 300
1893Euprotogonia subquadrata Cope
1895Euprotogonia puercensis Osborn and Earle
1897Euprotogonia minor Matthew
1897Euprotogonia puercensis Matthew
1897Tetraclaenodon minor Matthew
1902Tetraclaenodon minor Hay
1915Tetraclaenodon floverianus Granger
1915Tetraclaenodon puercensis Matthew
1935Tetraclaenodon symbolicus Gidley
1937Tetraclaenodon pliciferus Matthew
1937Tetraclaenodon puercensis Matthew
1937Tetraclaenodon subquadratus Matthew
1937Tetraclaenodon subquadratus Simpson
1970Tetraclaenodon puercensis West
1971Tetraclaenodon pliciferus West
1971Tetraclaenodon puercensis West
1972Tetraclaenodon floverianus Melville
1976Tetraclaenodon puercensis West
1980Tetraclaenodon puercensis Rigby, Jr.
1982Tetraclaenodon puercensis Winterfeld
1987Tetraclaenodon puercensis McKenna et al.
1990Tetraclaenodon puercensis Thewissen
1998Tetraclaenodon puercensis Secord
2013Tetraclaenodon puercensis Scott et al.

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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
Epitheria
UngulataLinnaeus 1766
CetungulataIrwin and Wilson 1993
TaxeopodaCope 1882
Phenacodonta
familyPhenacodontidaeCope 1881
genusTetraclaenodon
speciespuercensis()

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