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Prototomus robustus

Mammalia - Hyaenodonta - Hyaenodontidae

Taxonomy
Prolimnocyon robustus was named by Matthew and Granger (1915).

It was synonymized subjectively with Paeneprolimnocyon mordax by Van Valen (1969) and Delson (1971); it was recombined as Prototomus robustus by Gingerich and Deutsch (1989), Polly (1993) and Gunnell (1998).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1915Prolimnocyon robustus Matthew and Granger
1989Prototomus robustus Gingerich and Deutsch
1993Prototomus robustus Polly
1998Prototomus robustus Gunnell

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
orderHyaenodonta()
familyHyaenodontidaeLeidy 1869
subfamilySinopinae()
genusPrototomusCope 1874
speciesrobustus()

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