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Prosynthetoceras francisi

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Protoceratidae

Taxonomy
Synthetoceras francisi was named by Frick (1937) [subgenus Prosynthetoceras]. Its type locality is Cold Spring, which is in a Barstovian terrestrial horizon in the Fleming Formation of Texas.

It was recombined as Prosynthetoceras francisi by Patton (1967), Patton and Taylor (1971) and Prothero (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Synthetoceras francisi Frick
1967Prosynthetoceras francisi Patton
1971Prosynthetoceras francisi Patton and Taylor
1998Prosynthetoceras francisi Prothero

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
Ruminantiamorpha
familyProtoceratidae
subfamilySynthetoceratinaeFrick 1937
tribeSynthetoceratini
genusProsynthetoceras
speciesfrancisi()

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