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Carpocyon compressus

Mammalia - Carnivora - Canidae

Taxonomy
Aelurodon compressus was named by Cope (1890).

It was recombined as Tomarctus compressus by VanderHoof and Gregory (1940), Green (1948) and Cassiliano (1980); it was recombined as Carpocyon compressus by Wang et al. (1999).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1890Aelurodon compressus Cope
1922Cynodesmus cuspidatus Thorpe
1940Tomarctus compressus VanderHoof and Gregory
1941Tomarctus cuspidatus White
1948Tomarctus compressus Green
1969Carpocyon cuspidatus Webb
1980Tomarctus compressus Cassiliano
1986Carpocyon cuspidatus Evander
1990Carpocyon cuspidatus Voorhies
1998Carpocyon cuspidatus Munthe
1999Carpocyon compressus Wang et al.

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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()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
RankNameAuthor
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
suborderCaniformiaKretzoi 1943
superfamilyCanoideaSimpson 1931
familyCanidaeFischer 1817
subfamilyBorophaginaeSimpson 1945
tribeBorophaginiSimpson 1945
subtribeBorophagina
genusCarpocyon
speciescompressus(Cope 1890)

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