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Serbelodon barbourensis

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Gomphotheriidae

Taxonomy
Serbelodon barbourensis was named by Frick (1933) [genotype]. Its type locality is Xmas Quarry, which is in a Clarendonian terrestrial horizon in the Ash Hollow Formation of Nebraska. It is the type species of Serbelodon.

It was recombined as Amebelodon barbourensis by Tobien (1972), Skinner and Johnson (1984) and Voorhies (1990).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1933Serbelodon barbourensis Frick
1972Amebelodon barbourensis Tobien
1984Amebelodon barbourensis Skinner and Johnson
1990Amebelodon barbourensis Voorhies
1996Serbelodon barbourensis Shoshani and Tassy
1998Serbelodon barbourensis Lambert and Shoshani

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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()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
RankNameAuthor
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
genusSerbelodonFrick 1933
speciesbarbourensisFrick 1933

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