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Limnocyon velox

Mammalia - Hyaenodonta - Hyaenodontidae

Taxonomy
Thinocyon velox was named by Marsh (1872) [genotype]. It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Grizzly Buttes, which is in a Bridgerian terrestrial horizon in the Bridger Formation of Wyoming.

It was recombined as Limnocyon velox by Wortman (1902).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Thinocyon velox Marsh p. 204
1892Thinocyon velox Scott p. 321
1902Limnocyon velox Wortman p. 202
1909Thinocyon cledensis Matthew
1909Thinocyon minimus Matthew
1909Thinocyon mustelinus Matthew
1909Thinocyon velox Matthew
1976Thinocyon velox Gazin
1998Thinocyon velox Gunnell
2000Thinocyon wyomingensis Morlo et al.

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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()
orderHyaenodonta()
familyHyaenodontidaeLeidy 1869
subfamilyLimnocyoninae
genusLimnocyon
speciesvelox()

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