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Sthenictis lacota

Mammalia - Carnivora - Mustelidae

Taxonomy
Potamotherium lacota was named by Matthew and Gidley (1904). Its type specimen is AMNH 10810, a mandible, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Paroligobunis lacota by Peterson (1910); it was recombined as Brachypsalis lacota by Gregory and Downs (1951); it was recombined as Sthenictis lacota by Webb et al. (1981) and Baskin (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1904Potamotherium lacota Matthew and Gidley p. 254 fig. 6
1910Paroligobunis lacota Peterson
1951Brachypsalis lacota Gregory and Downs
1981Sthenictis lacota Webb et al.
1998Sthenictis lacota Baskin

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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()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
RankNameAuthor
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
superfamilyArctoideaFlower 1869
Mustelida
familyMustelidaeFischer 1817
subfamilyMustelinaeFischer 1817
tribeIschyrictini
genusSthenictis
specieslacota()

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