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Wortmania otariidens

Mammalia -

Taxonomy
Hemiganus otariidens was named by Cope (1885). Its type specimen is AMNH 3394 (lectotype), a partial skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Wortmania, Hemiganus.

It was recombined as Wortmania otariidens by Hay (1899), Matthew (1937), Lucas et al. (1998) and Lucas et al. (1998).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1885Hemiganus otariidens Cope p. 492
1899Wortmania otariidens Hay p. 593
1937Wortmania otariidens Matthew
1993Schochia sullivani Lucas and Williamson p. 175
1998Schochia sullivani Lucas et al.
1998Wortmania otariidens Lucas et al.
2011Robertschochia sullivani Lucas

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Taeniodonta(Cope 1876)
Stylinodontidae(Marsh 1875)
genusWortmania
speciesotariidens()

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