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Enhydrocyon pahinsintewakpa

Mammalia - Carnivora - Canidae

Taxonomy
Sunkahetanka pahinsintewakpa was named by Macdonald (1963). Its type specimen is SDSM 53325, a mandible (complete right ramus), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Sharps (SDSM V-5361), which is in a Geringian terrestrial horizon in the Sharps Formation of South Dakota.

It was synonymized subjectively with Enhydrocyon oregonensis by Swisher (1982); it was recombined as Enhydrocyon pahinsintewakpa by Wang (1994) and Hayes (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1963Sunkahetanka pahinsintewakpa Macdonald
1994Enhydrocyon pahinsintewakpa Wang p. 89
2000Enhydrocyon pahinsintewakpa Hayes

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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()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
RankNameAuthor
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
suborderCaniformiaKretzoi 1943
superfamilyCanoideaSimpson 1931
familyCanidaeFischer 1817
subfamilyHesperocyoninaeTedford 1978
genusEnhydrocyon
speciespahinsintewakpa()

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