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Scenopagus edenensis

Mammalia - Macroscelidea - Amphilemuridae

Taxonomy
Diacodon edenensis was named by McGrew et al. (1959). Its type locality is Morrow Creek Locality 10, which is in a Bridgerian terrestrial horizon in the Green River Formation of Wyoming.

It was recombined as Scenopagus edenensis by McKenna et al. (1962), Robinson (1966), McGrew and Sullivan (1971), West (1973), Gazin (1976), Krishtalka (1976) and Novacek (1982).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1959Diacodon edenensis McGrew et al.
1959Scenopagus mcgrewi McKenna and Simpson
1962Scenopagus edenensis McKenna et al.
1966Scenopagus edenensis Robinson
1971Scenopagus edenensis McGrew and Sullivan
1973Scenopagus edenensis West
1976Scenopagus edenensis Gazin
1976Scenopagus edenensis Krishtalka
1982Scenopagus edenensis Novacek

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
AfrotheriaStanhope et al. 1998
Afroinsectivora
orderMacroscelideaButler 1956
familyAmphilemuridaeHill 1953
genusScenopagus
speciesedenensis()

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