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Stenomylus hitchcocki

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Camelidae

Taxonomy
Stenomylus hitchcocki was named by Loomis (1910). Its type specimen is Amherst College 2059, a skeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Stenomylus Quarry, which is in a Harrisonian terrestrial horizon in the Harrison Formation of Nebraska.

It was recombined as Stenomylus (Stenomylus) hitchcocki by Honey et al. (1998) and Cassiliano (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1910Stenomylus hitchcocki Loomis p. 298 figs. 1 -26
1911Stenomylus hitchcocki Loomis p. 70
1998Stenomylus (Stenomylus) hitchcocki Honey et al. p. 444
2008Stenomylus (Stenomylus) hitchcocki Cassiliano p. 144
2010Stenomylus hitchcocki Cassiliano

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
suborderTylopoda()
superfamilyCameloidea
familyCamelidae
subfamilyStenomylinae
tribeStenomylini
genusStenomylus
specieshitchcocki

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