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Morrillia barbouri

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Gomphotheriidae

Taxonomy
Tetralophodon barbouri was named by Osborn (1921) [type of subgenus "Morrillia" of Osborn 1924b].

It was recombined as Tetralophodon (Morrillia) barbouri by Osborn (1924); it was recombined as Stegomastodon barbouri by Madden (1986) and Dalquest and Schultz (1992); it was recombined as Morrillia barbouri by Shoshani and Tassy (1996) and Shoshani and Tassy (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1921Tetralophodon barbouri Osborn
1924Tetralophodon (Morrillia) barbouri Osborn p. 1
1986Stegomastodon barbouri Madden
1992Stegomastodon barbouri Dalquest and Schultz
1996Morrillia barbouri Shoshani and Tassy
2005Morrillia barbouri Shoshani and Tassy p. 7

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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()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
AfrotheriaStanhope et al. 1998
Tethytheria
orderProboscidea()
suborderElephantiformesTassy 1988
ElephantimorphaTassy and Shoshani 1997
ElephantidaTassy and Shoshani 1997
superfamilyGomphotherioideaHay 1922
familyGomphotheriidaeHay 1922
genusMorrillia()
speciesbarbouri()

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