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Gomphotheriidae (gomphothere)

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Gomphotheriidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1870Mastodon shepardii Leidy
1871Mastodon shepardii Leidy
1884Dibelodon shepardi Cope p. 5
1893Tetrabelodon shepardii Cope p. 57
1918Rhynchotherium shepardi Osborn
1922Gomphotheriidae Hay
1923Rhynchotherium rectidens Osborn
1936Rhynchotherium rectidens Osborn
1936Rhynchotherium shepardi Osborn
1942Rhynchotherium shepardi Osborn
1956Gomphotheriidae Paula Couto p. 105
1968Rhynchotherium shepardi Webb and Tessman
1980Gomphotheriidae Kurten and Anderson p. 346
1988Gomphotheriidae Carroll
1996Gomphotheriidae Shoshani and Tassy p. 352
1997Gomphotheriidae McKenna and Bell p. 500
1998Gomphotheriidae Lambert and Shoshani p. 608
2001Gomphotheriidae Sach and Heizmann p. 40
2002Gomphotheriidae Sanders and Miller p. 389
2003Gomphotheriidae Pickford p. 210
2005Gomphotheriidae Geraads et al. p. 528
2005Gomphotheriidae Shoshani and Tassy p. 9 figs. Table 2
2006Gomphotheriidae Hulbert and Whitmore p. 19
2006Gomphotheriidae Shoshani et al. p. 17300
2016Gomphotheriidae Lambert p. 3
2017Gomphotheriidae Cregut-Bonnoure and Tsoukala

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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()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
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
familyGomphotheriidaeHay 1922

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