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Protoreodon parvus

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Agriochoeridae

Taxonomy
Protoreodon parvus was named by Scott and Osborn (1887) [genotype]. Its type specimen is PU 10398, a partial skull (Portions of skull and left ramus of mandible), and it is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Protoreodon.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Protoreodon parvus Scott and Osborn
1894Hyomeryx breviceps Marsh p. 268 fig. 19
1898Agriotherium paradoxicus Scott
1899Chorotherium paradoxicus Berg
1899Protoreodon paradoxicus Scott
1937Protoreodon paradoxicus Thorpe
1955Protoreodon paradoxicus Gazin
1955Protoreodon parvus Gazin
1976Protoreodon paradoxicus Golz
1976Protoreodon parvus Golz

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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
speciesparvus

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