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Pseudaelurus intrepidus

Mammalia - Carnivora - Felidae

Taxonomy
Felis (Pseudaelurus) intrepidus was named by Leidy (1858). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Niobrara River (coll. Hayden 1857), which is in a Miocene terrestrial horizon in the Loop Fork Formation of Nebraska.

It was recombined as Pseudaelurus intrepidus by Leidy (1869), Cope (1880), Scott and Osborn (1890), Rothwell (2003) and Rothwell (2004).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1858Felis (Pseudaelurus) intrepidus Leidy p. 22
1869Pseudaelurus intrepidus Leidy
1880Pseudaelurus intrepidus Cope p. 841
1890Pseudaelurus intrepidus Scott and Osborn p. 71
2003Pseudaelurus intrepidus Rothwell
2004Pseudaelurus intrepidus Rothwell p. 159

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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()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
suborderFeliformiaKretzoi 1945
superfamilyAeluroideaFlower 1869
familyFelidae
genusPseudaelurus
speciesintrepidus()

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