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Protungulatum mckeeveri

Mammalia - Arctocyonidae

Taxonomy
Protungulatum mckeeveri was named by Archibald (1982). Its type specimen is UCMP 121782, a mandible, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is McKeever Ranch 1, which is in a Puercan coarse channel fill sandstone in the Tullock Formation of Montana.

It was synonymized subjectively with Protungulatum donnae by Lofgren (1995).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Protungulatum mckeeveri Archibald p. 173 fig. 53

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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
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
familyArctocyonidaeMurray 1866
genusProtungulatum
speciesmckeeveri

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