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Metatelmatherium ultimum

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Brontotheriidae

Taxonomy
Telmatherium ultimum was named by Osborn (1908). Its type locality is Kennedy's Hole, which is in an Uintan terrestrial horizon in the Uinta Formation of Utah.

It was recombined as Metatelmatherium ultimum by Granger and Gregory (1938), Granger and Gregory (1943), Mader (1989), Mader (2008) and Mihlbachler (2008).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1908Telmatherium ultimum Osborn
1909Manteoceras uintensis Douglass
1938Metatelmatherium ultimum Granger and Gregory
1943Metatelmatherium ultimum Granger and Gregory
1989Metatelmatherium ultimum Mader
2008Metatelmatherium ultimum Mader p. 8
2008Metatelmatherium ultimum Mihlbachler p. 413

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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
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
familyBrontotheriidae()
genusMetatelmatherium
speciesultimum()

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