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Apatemys uintensis

Mammalia - Sarcobora - Apatemyidae

Taxonomy
Stehlinius uintensis was named by Matthew (1921) ["genotype"]. Its type specimen is A.M. No. 1903, a partial skull (anterior portion of skull with part of the upper dentition, and the right ramus of the mandible with all teeth except P4), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Wagonhound Canyon (Uinta B2), which is in an Uintan terrestrial horizon in the Uinta Formation of Utah.

It was recombined as Stehlinella uintensis by Matthew (1929) and Gazin (1958); it was recombined as Apatemys uintensis by West (1973).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1921Stehlinius uintensis Matthew
1929Stehlinella uintensis Matthew
1958Stehlinella uintensis Gazin
1973Apatemys uintensis West

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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
orderSarcoboraAmeghino 1889
suborderInsectivora(Bowdich 1821)
superfamilyApatemyoidea
familyApatemyidaeMatthew 1909
genusApatemys
speciesuintensis(Matthew 1921)

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