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Tetonius homunculus

Mammalia - Primates - Omomyidae

Taxonomy
Anaptomorphus homunculus was named by Cope (1882). Its type specimen is AMNH 4194, a skull (nearly complete skull with right P3-M3 and left C, P3-M3), and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Tetonius homunculus by Matthew (1915), Gregory (1920), Gazin (1958), Bown (1974), Szalay (1976), Bown (1979), Gingerich (1980) and Bown and Rose (1987).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1882Anaptomorphus homunculus Cope
1915Tetonius homunculus Matthew
1920Tetonius homunculus Gregory
1958Tetonius homunculus Gazin
1974Tetonius homunculus Bown
1976Tetonius homunculus Szalay
1979Tetonius homunculus Bown
1980Tetonius homunculus Gingerich
1987Tetonius homunculus Bown and Rose 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
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
familyOmomyidae
subfamilyAnaptomorphinae(Cope 1883)
tribeTetoniina(Abel 1931)
genusTetonius
specieshomunculus(Cope 1882)

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