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Diceratherium armatum

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

Taxonomy
Diceratherium armatum was named by Marsh (1875) [genotype]. It is the type species of Diceratherium.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Rhinoceros pacificus Leidy p. 248
1875Diceratherium armatum Marsh p. 242
1879Aceratherium truquianum Cope
1908Diceratherium pacificum Loomis
1920Diceratherium gregorii Peterson
1920Diceratherium truquianum Peterson pp. 412-413 fig. 8
1921Diceratherium lobatum Troxell
1921Metacaenopus gregorii Troxell
1958Diceratherium gregorii Green
1960Diceratherium armatum Wood p. 100
1963Diceratherium gregorii Macdonald
1970Diceratherium gregorii Macdonald
2005Diceratherium armatum Prothero p. 51

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
Tapiromorpha(Haeckel 1873)
Ceratomorpha(Wood 1937)
superfamilyRhinocerotoidea
familyRhinocerotidae
subfamilyDiceratheriinaeDollo 1885
genusDiceratherium
speciesarmatum

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