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Rhynchotherium euhyphodon

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Gomphotheriidae

Taxonomy
Mastodon euhyphodon was named by Cope (1884).

It was recombined as Blickotherium euhyphodon by Osborn (1942); it was recombined as Rhynchotherium euhyphodon by Webb and Tessman (1968); it was considered a nomen dubium by Tobien (1973) and Shoshani and Tassy (1996).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Mastodon euhyphodon Cope
1942Blickotherium euhyphodon Osborn
1968Rhynchotherium euhyphodon Webb and Tessman

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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()
infraorderCynodontia()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
AfrotheriaStanhope et al. 1998
Tethytheria
orderProboscidea()
suborderElephantiformesTassy 1988
ElephantimorphaTassy and Shoshani 1997
ElephantidaTassy and Shoshani 1997
superfamilyGomphotherioideaHay 1922
familyGomphotheriidaeHay 1922
genusRhynchotheriumFalconer 1868
specieseuhyphodon(Cope 1884)

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