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Titanoides looki

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Taxonomy
Sparactolambda looki was named by Patterson (1939) [genotype]. Its type specimen is FMNH P15520, a partial skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. 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 1874
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
subclassSarcopterygii()
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
RankNameAuthor
subclassSynapsida
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Cimolesta()
suborderPantodonta(Cope 1873)
superfamilyPantolambdoideaCope 1883
subfamilyTitanoideidae
genusTitanoides
specieslooki()

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