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Stockia powayensis

Mammalia - Primates - Omomyidae

Taxonomy
Stockia powayensis was named by Gazin (1958) [type is from "San Diego Mission" according to Gazin 1958 and specifically CIT 249 according to Walsh 1991]. Its type specimen is LACM(CIT) 2234, a mandible (right mandibular fragment with M1-3), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is San Diego Mission (CIT 249), which is in an Uintan terrestrial conglomerate in the undifferentiated Friars Formation of California.

It was recombined as Paromomys powayensis by Krishtalka and Schwartz (1978); it was recombined as Omomys powayensis by Lillegraven (1980) and Walsh (1991); it was synonymized subjectively with Omomys carteri by Westgate (1990).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Stockia powayensis Gazin
1978Paromomys powayensis Krishtalka and Schwartz
1980Omomys powayensis Lillegraven
1990Stockia powayensis Honey p. 218
1991Omomys powayensis Walsh
1996Stockia powayensis Walsh

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
familyOmomyidae
subfamilyOmomyinaeTrouessart 1879
tribeUtahiini
genusStockia
speciespowayensis

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