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Prodipoides lecontei

Mammalia - Rodentia - Castoridae

Taxonomy
Sigmogomphius lecontei was named by Merriam (1896) [genotype]. Its type locality is UCMP 1082a, Bald Peak Site 1, which is in a Miocene terrestrial siliciclastic in the Siesta Formation of California.

It was recombined as Dipoides lecontei by Matthew (1913); it was recombined as Eucastor lecontei by Stirton (1935) and Stirton (1939); it was recombined as Prodipoides lecontei by Korth (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1896Sigmogomphius lecontei Merriam
1913Dipoides lecontei Matthew
1935Eucastor lecontei Stirton
1939Eucastor lecontei Stirton
2007Prodipoides lecontei Korth p. 118

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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()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
superfamilyCastoroideaGray 1821
familyCastoridae
subfamilyCastoroidinaeAllen 1877
tribeCastoroidiniAllen 1877
genusProdipoides
specieslecontei(Merriam 1896)

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