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Pelycodus jarrovii

Mammalia - Primates - Adapidae

Taxonomy
Prototomus jarrovii was named by Cope (1874) [sometimes incorrectly given as 1877]. It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Arroyo Blanco (Cope), which is in a Wasatchian terrestrial horizon in the San Jose Formation of New Mexico. It is the type species of Pelycodus.

It was recombined as Tomitherium jarrovii by Cope (1877); it was recombined as Pelycodus jarrovii by Cope (1875), Osborn (1902), Matthew (1915), Simpson (1951), Gazin (1958), Gingerich and Simons (1977), Gingerich and Haskin (1981) and Gunnell (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1874Prototomus jarrovii Cope p. 14
1875Pelycodus jarrovii Cope p. 14
1877Tomitherium jarrovii Cope
1902Pelycodus jarrovii Osborn
1915Pelycodus jarrovii Matthew
1951Pelycodus jarrovii Simpson
1958Pelycodus jarrovii Gazin
1977Pelycodus jarrovii Gingerich and Simons p. 264
1981Pelycodus jarrovii Gingerich and Haskin
1998Pelycodus jarrovii Gunnell

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
Euprimateformes
EuprimatesHoffstetter 1978
infraorderStrepsirrhini(Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1812)
infraorderAdapiformesHoffstetter 1977
familyAdapidaeTrouessart 1879
genusPelycodus
speciesjarrovii(Cope 1874)

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