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Titanoides looki

Mammalia - Amblypoda - Titanoideidae

Taxonomy
Sparactolambda looki was named by Patterson (1939) [genotype]. Its type locality is Sparactolambda Quarry, which is in a Clarkforkian terrestrial horizon in the DeBeque Formation of Colorado. It is the type species of Sparactolambda.

It was synonymized subjectively with Titanoides primaevus by Simons (1960) and Gingerich and Childress (1983); it was recombined as Titanoides looki by Gingerich (1996).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1939Sparactolambda looki Patterson
1996Titanoides looki Gingerich

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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
Epitheria
UngulataLinnaeus 1766
orderAmblypodaCope 1884
suborderPantodonta(Cope 1873)
superfamilyPantolambdoideaCope 1883
familyTitanoideidaePatterson 1934
genusTitanoides
specieslooki(Patterson 1939)

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