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Protolabis barstowensis

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Camelidae

Taxonomy
Protolabis barstowensis was named by Lewis (1968). Its type specimen is LACM (CIT) 450/4033, a partial skeleton (a skull (with R. I3, C/, P1-2, roots of P3-4, M2-3. L. I1-3, C/ P1, roots of P2-4, M1, M2-3) an incomplete left ramus (with a root of p2, p3-4, roots of m1, m2-), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Alvord Mountain (USGS D301), which is in a Barstovian terrestrial horizon in the Barstow Formation of California.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1968Protolabis barstowensis Lewis
1998Protolabis barstowensis Honey et al. p. 446
2007Protolabis barstowensis Honey p. 188

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
suborderTylopoda()
superfamilyCameloidea
familyCamelidae
subfamilyProtolabinaeZittel 1893
genusProtolabis
speciesbarstowensis

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