Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Sespia nitida

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Merycoidodontidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1869Leptauchenia nitida Leidy
1884Leptauchenia nitida Cope p. 546
1940Leptauchenia nitida Scott p. 706
1968Sespia marianae Schultz and Falkenbach
1968Sespia nitida Schultz and Falkenbach
1970Sespia nitida Macdonald
1983Sespia nitida Lander
1996Sespia nitida CoBabe
1998Sespia nitida Lander
2004Sespia nitida Hoffman and Prothero p. 159
2007Sespia nitida Stevens and Stevens p. 158

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
suborderTylopoda()
superfamilyOreodontoidea
familyMerycoidodontidaeThorpe 1923
subfamilyLeptaucheniinaeSchultz and Falkenbach 1940
genusSespia
speciesnitida(Leidy 1869)

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