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Archaeotherium mortoni

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Entelodontidae

Taxonomy
Archaeotherium mortoni was named by Leidy (1850) [genotype].

It was recombined as Entelodon mortoni by Leidy (1853); it was recombined as Elotherium mortoni by Leidy (1857).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1850Archaeotherium mortoni Leidy p. 92
1852Archaeotherium robustum Leidy
1852Rhinoceros americanus Leidy
1852Arctodon vetustum Leidy p. 65
1853Archaeotherium robustum Leidy
1853Entelodon mortoni Leidy
1853Eotherium americanum Leidy
1857Elotherium mortoni Leidy p. 89
1891Menodus americanus Cope p. 10
1893Elotherium clavum Marsh
1909Archaeotherium mortoni Peterson
1920Archaeotherium clavus Troxell
1940Archaeotherium mortoni Scott p. 415 figs. Plates XXXVIII, XXXIX
1953Archaeotherium mortoni Galbreath
1998Archaeotherium mortoni Effinger
1998Archaeotherium mortoni Foss and Fremd p. 67

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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
orderArtiodactyla()
Cetancodontamorpha
familyEntelodontidaeLydekker 1883
genusArchaeotherium
speciesmortoni

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