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Leptomeryx semicinctus

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Leptomerycidae

Taxonomy
Leptomeryx semicinctus was named by Cope (1889).

It was recombined as Pseudoprotoceras semicinctus by Emry and Storer (1981) and Prothero (1998); it was synonymized subjectively with Leptomeryx mammifer by Vislobokova (2001).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Hypertragulus transversus Cope p. 154
1889Leptomeryx semicinctus Cope p. 154
1891Hypertragulus transversus Cope p. 22
1891Leptomeryx semicinctus Cope p. 23
1908Hypertragulus transversus Lambe
1908Leptomeryx semicinctus Lambe
1934Heteromeryx transversus Russell
1940Leptomeryx semicinctus Scott p. 554
1974Heteromeryx transversus Wilson
1981Pseudoprotoceras semicinctus Emry and Storer
1998Pseudoprotoceras semicinctus Prothero

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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()
Ruminantiamorpha
Ruminantia(Scopoli 1777)
Pecora()
familyLeptomerycidaeZittel 1893
genusLeptomeryx
speciessemicinctus

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