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Titanotherium proutii

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Brontotheriidae

Taxonomy
Palaeotherium proutii was named by Leidy (1850).

It was recombined as Titanotherium proutii by Leidy (1852), Leidy (1853), Leidy (1856) and Leidy (1857); it was recombined as Menodus proutii by Cope (1886), Cope (1889), Cope (1891) and Osborn (1929); it was considered a nomen dubium by Mader (1989) and Mader (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1850Palaeotherium proutii Leidy p. 122
1852Titanotherium proutii Leidy
1853Titanotherium proutii Leidy
1856Titanotherium proutii Leidy p. 92
1857Titanotherium proutii Leidy p. 89
1886Menodus proutii Cope
1889Menodus proutii Cope
1891Menodus proutii Cope p. 10
1929Menodus proutii Osborn

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
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
orderPerissodactyla()
familyBrontotheriidae()
subfamilyBrontotheriinaeMarsh 1873
tribeBrontotheriiniMarsh 1873
subtribeBrontotheriinaMarsh 1873
BrontotheriitaMarsh 1873
genusTitanotherium
speciesproutii()

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