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Megacerops

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Brontotheriidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Titanotherium Leidy
1856Titanotherium Leidy p. 92
1870Megacerops Leidy p. 2
1873Miobasileus Cope
1873Brontotherium Marsh p. 486
1873Titanotherium Marsh p. 486
1875Brontotherium Marsh
1875Megacerops Marsh
1875Titanotherium Marsh
1887Titanops Marsh
1889Haplacodon Cope p. 153
1895Titanotherium Osborn and Wortman p. 346
1908Megacerops Lambe
1914Brontotherium Osborn p. 405
1914Megacerops Osborn p. 405
1935Ateleodon Schlaikjer
1988Megacerops Carroll
1989Megacerops Mader
1989Megacerops Prothero and Schoch p. 537
1989Titanotherium Prothero and Schoch p. 537
1998Megacerops Mader
2008Megacerops 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()
Amniota
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
familyBrontotheriidae()
subfamilyBrontotheriinaeMarsh 1873
tribeBrontotheriiniMarsh 1873
subtribeBrontotheriinaMarsh 1873
BrontotheriitaMarsh 1873
genusMegacerops

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