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Hyopsodus mentalis

Mammalia - Condylarthra - Hyopsodontidae

Taxonomy
Antiacodon mentalis was named by Cope (1875).

It was recombined as Sarcolemur mentalis by Cope (1877); it was synonymized subjectively with Hyopsodus miticulus by Gazin (1968); it was recombined as Hyopsodus mentalis by Matthew (1915), Gazin (1952) and Redline (1997).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1875Antiacodon mentalis Cope p. 17
1877Sarcolemur mentalis Cope
1882Hyopsodus lemoinianus Cope pp. 148-149
1915Hyopsodus mentalis Matthew
1952Hyopsodus mentalis Gazin
1997Hyopsodus mentalis Redline

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Epitheria
orderCondylarthraCope 1881
familyHyopsodontidaeTrouessart 1879
genusHyopsodusLeidy 1870
speciesmentalis()

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