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Baioconodon engdahli

Mammalia - Arctocyonidae

Taxonomy
Ragnarok engdahli was named by Archibald (1982). Its type specimen is UCMP 116541, a tooth, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Hell's Hollow Channel, which is in a Puercan coarse channel fill sandstone in the Tullock Formation of Montana.

It was recombined as Baioconodon engdahli by Middleton (1983), Van Valen (1988), Fox (1989), Archibald and Lofgren (1990), Fox (1990), Hunter (1997), Eberle and Lillegraven (1998) and de Muizon and Cifelli (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Ragnarok engdahli Archibald p. 183 fig. 56
1983Baioconodon engdahli Middleton
1988Baioconodon engdahli Van Valen
1989Baioconodon engdahli Fox
1990Baioconodon engdahli Archibald and Lofgren
1990Baioconodon engdahli Fox
1997Baioconodon engdahli Hunter
1998Baioconodon engdahli Eberle and Lillegraven
2000Baioconodon engdahli de Muizon and Cifelli

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
familyArctocyonidaeMurray 1866
genusBaioconodon
speciesengdahli()

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