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Protoreodon minor

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Agriochoeridae

Taxonomy
Protoreodon minor was named by Scott (1899). Its type specimen is PU 11339 (Right and left maxillary portions with the left side ex- hibiting C and P^ to M^, but M^ and M^ only partially preserved) and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Kennedy's Hole, which is in an Uintan terrestrial horizon in the Uinta Formation of Utah.

It was synonymized subjectively with Protoreodon parvus by Lander (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1899Protoreodon minor Scott
1955Protoreodon minor Gazin
1976Protoreodon minor Golz
1999Protoreodon minor Theodor p. 1180

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
suborderTylopoda()
superfamilyOreodontoidea
familyAgriochoeridaeLeidy 1869
genusProtoreodon
speciesminorScott 1899

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