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Mimotricentes fremontensis

Mammalia - Arctocyonidae

Taxonomy
Tricentes fremontensis was named by Gazin (1956). Its type specimen is USNM 20582, a mandible, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Saddle, which is in a Tiffanian terrestrial horizon in Wyoming.

It was recombined as Mimotricentes fremontensis by Van Valen and Sloan (1965) and Krause and Gingerich (1983).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Tricentes fremontensis Gazin p. 25 figs. Pl. 5:4
1965Mimotricentes fremontensis Van Valen and Sloan
1983Mimotricentes fremontensis Krause and Gingerich

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
familyArctocyonidaeMurray 1866
genusMimotricentes
speciesfremontensis()

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