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Subhyracodon mitis

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

Taxonomy
Aceratherium mite was named by Cope (1875) [report for 1893, published 1894]. It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Horsetail Creek, which is in a Chadronian terrestrial horizon in the White River Formation of Colorado.

It was recombined as Caenopus mitis by Cope (1880), Hay (1902), Osborn and Matthew (1909), Cope and Matthew (1915), Troxell (1921), Wood (1927), Wood (1929), Stock (1933) and Scott (1941); it was recombined as Subhyracodon mitis by Lucas et al. (1981), Prothero and Manning (1987) and Prothero (2005).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1875Aceratherium mite Cope p. 493
1880Caenopus mitis Cope
1886Caenopus pumilus Cope
1891Caenopus pumilus Cope p. 19
1898Aceratherium copei Osborn
1898Aceratherium mite Osborn
1902Caenopus mitis Hay p. 643
1908Aceratherium mite Lambe
1909Caenopus copei Osborn and Matthew
1909Caenopus mitis Osborn and Matthew
1915Caenopus mitis Cope and Matthew pp. Plate CV
1920Caenopus copei Peterson
1921Caenopus copei Troxell
1921Caenopus mitis Troxell
1927Caenopus mitis Wood
1927Subhyracodon copei Wood
1929Caenopus mitis Wood p. 67
1933Caenopus mitis Stock
1933Subhyracodon copei Stock
1941Caenopus mitis Scott
1941Subhyracodon copei Scott
1981Subhyracodon mitis Lucas and et al.
1987Subhyracodon mitis Prothero and Manning
2005Subhyracodon mitis Prothero p. 46

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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
orderPerissodactyla()
Tapiromorpha(Haeckel 1873)
Ceratomorpha(Wood 1937)
superfamilyRhinocerotoidea
familyRhinocerotidae
genusSubhyracodon
speciesmitis()

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