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Plioceros floblairi

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Antilocapridae

Taxonomy
Plioceros floblairi was named by Frick (1937). Its type locality is Deep Creek Quarry No. 1, which is in a Barstovian terrestrial horizon in the Valentine Formation of Nebraska.

It was recombined as Sphenophalos floblairi by Stirton (1938), Webb (1969) and Voorhies (1990).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Plioceros floblairi Frick
1938Sphenophalos floblairi Stirton
1969Sphenophalos floblairi Webb
1987Plioceros floblairi Tedford et al.
1990Sphenophalos floblairi Voorhies
1998Plioceros floblairi Janis and Manning

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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()
Ruminantiamorpha
Ruminantia(Scopoli 1777)
Pecora()
familyAntilocapridaeOwen 1841
genusPlioceros
speciesfloblairi

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