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Strigorhysis bridgerensis

Mammalia - Primates - Omomyidae

Taxonomy
Strigorhysis bridgerensis was named by Bown (1979). Its type specimen is USNM 250559, a mandible (left dentary with p4, m2, and roots or alveoli of i1-2, c, and m1), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Vass Quarry, which is in a Bridgerian terrestrial horizon in the Aycross Formation of Wyoming. It is the type species of Strigorhysis.

It was synonymized subjectively with Anaptomorphus aemulus by Gingerich (1981); it was recombined as Anaptomorphus bridgerensis by Eaton (1982); it was synonymized subjectively with Absarokius lovei by Szalay (1982).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Strigorhysis bridgerensis Bown
1982Anaptomorphus bridgerensis Eaton
1987Strigorhysis bridgerensis Bown and Rose

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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
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
familyOmomyidae
genusStrigorhysisBown 1979
speciesbridgerensisBown 1979

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