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Protoreodon pumilus

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Agriochoeridae

Taxonomy
Agriochoerus pumilus was named by Marsh (1875). Its type specimen is YPM 11890, a partial skeleton (Lower jaw fragments with Mi and portions of M2 and M3 from right side and M2 from left, including also various other skeletal fragments), and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Eomeryx pumilus by Marsh (1894); it was recombined as Protoreodon pumilus by Scott and Osborn (1887), Thorpe (1937), Gazin (1955), Golz (1976) and Theodor (1999).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1875Agriochoerus pumilus Marsh p. 250
1887Protoreodon pumilus Scott and Osborn
1894Eomeryx pumilus Marsh p. 266 fig. 18
1899Protagriochoerus annectens Scott
1919Protoreodon medius Peterson p. 82
1919Protagriochoerus annectens Peterson p. 86
1934Mesagriochoerus primus Peterson
1937Protoreodon pumilus Thorpe
1945Protoreodon tardus Scott
1955Protoreodon primus Gazin
1955Protoreodon pumilus Gazin
1976Protoreodon pumilus Golz
1991Protoreodon annectens Kelly et al.
1998Agriochoerus pumilus Lander
1998Protoreodon annectens Lander
1998Protoreodon tardus Lander
1999Protoreodon pumilus Theodor p. 1180

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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()
superfamilyOreodontoidea
familyAgriochoeridaeLeidy 1869
genusProtoreodon
speciespumilus()

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