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Notharctus tenebrosus

Mammalia - Primates - Notharctidae

Taxonomy
Notharctus tenebrosus was named by Leidy (1870). Its type specimen is U.S.N.M. No. 3752, a mandible (nearly complete ramus of a lower jaw with C1, P2-M3), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Black's Fork, which is in a Bridgerian terrestrial horizon in the Bridger Formation of Wyoming. It is the type species of Notharctus.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1870Notharctus tenebrosus Leidy p. 114
1871Tomitherium rostratum Cope p. 470
1871Limnotherium tyrannus Marsh p. 43
1872Tomitherium rostratum Cope p. 2
1872Hipposyus formosus Leidy
1872Thinolestes anceps Marsh p. 205
1872Limnotherium affine Marsh p. 207
1873Tomitherium rostratus Cope p. 3
1878Tomitherium rostratum Osborn et al.
1916Notharctus formosus Gregory
1917Notharctus affinis Granger and Gregory
1917Notharctus anceps Granger and Gregory
1917Notharctus osborni Granger and Gregory
1917Notharctus pugnax Granger and Gregory
1917Notharctus tyrannus Granger and Gregory
1979Notharctus pugnax Gingerich p. 158
1979Notharctus tenebrosus Gingerich p. 158
1982Notharctus pugnax Bown
1982Notharctus pugnax Eaton
1994Notharctus pugnax Alexander

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
familyNotharctidaeTrouessart 1879
genusNotharctus
speciestenebrosus

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