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Steinius vespertinus

Mammalia - Primates - Omomyidae

Taxonomy
Omomys vespertinus was named by Matthew (1915). Its type specimen is AMNH 16835, a mandible (fragment of left ramus with m1-3), and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Loveina vespertinus by Simpson (1940); it was recombined as Uintanius vespertinus by Szalay (1976); it was recombined as Steinius vespertinus by Bown and Rose (1984), Bown and Rose (1987) and Bown and Rose (1991).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1915Omomys vespertinus Matthew
1940Loveina vespertinus Simpson p. 189
1962Omomys vespertinus Gazin
1967Omomys vespertinus Russell
1976Uintanius vespertinus Szalay
1984Steinius vespertinus Bown and Rose
1987Steinius vespertinus Bown and Rose
1991Steinius vespertinus Bown and Rose p. 476

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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()
Amniota
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
familyOmomyidae
subfamilyOmomyinaeTrouessart 1879
tribeOmomyini
genusSteinius
speciesvespertinus()

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