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Protoptychus hatcheri

Mammalia - Rodentia - Protoptychidae

Taxonomy
Protoptychus hatcheri was named by Scott (1895) [genotype]. It is the type species of Protoptychus.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Protoptychus hatcheri Scott
1937Protoptychus smithi Wilson

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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
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
infraorderProtrogomorphaZittel 1893
familyProtoptychidaeSchlosser 1911
genusProtoptychusScott 1895
specieshatcheriScott 1895

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