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Trigenicus profectus

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Protoceratidae

Taxonomy
Leptotragulus profectus was named by Matthew (1903). Its type specimen is AMNH 9681, 9682, a mandible, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Pipestone Springs, which is in a Chadronian terrestrial claystone in the Renova Formation of Montana.

It was recombined as Eotylopus profectus by Matthew (1910) and Frick (1937); it was recombined as Trigenicus profectus by Storer (1996).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1903Trigenicus socialis Douglass
1903Leptotragulus profectus Matthew
1910Eotylopus profectus Matthew p. 40
1937Eotylopus profectus Frick
1940Trigenicus socialis Scott p. 710
1996Trigenicus profectus Storer p. 251

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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
orderArtiodactyla()
Ruminantiamorpha
familyProtoceratidae
genusTrigenicus
speciesprofectus()

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