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Scenopagus priscus

Mammalia - Macroscelidea - Amphilemuridae

Taxonomy
Nyctitherium priscum was named by Marsh (1872).

It was recombined as Scenopagus priscus by Robinson (1966), Robinson (1968), Gazin (1976), Krishtalka (1976) and Krishtalka (1976).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Nyctitherium priscum Marsh
1966Scenopagus priscus Robinson
1968Scenopagus priscus Robinson
1976Scenopagus priscus Gazin
1976Scenopagus priscus Krishtalka

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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
speciespriscus(Marsh 1872)

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