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Vulpavus canavus

Mammalia - Carnivora

Taxonomy
Miacis canavus was named by Cope (1881) [misattributed to Matthew 1915 by Guthrie 1971].

It was recombined as Uintacyon canavus by Wortman and Matthew (1899); it was recombined as Prodaphaenus canavus by Wortman (1901); it was recombined as Vulpavus canavus by Matthew (1909) and Matthew and Granger (1915).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1881Miacis canavus Cope p. 189
1881Miacis brevirostris Cope p. 190
1892Miacis brevirostris Scott p. 320
1892Miacis canavus Scott p. 320
1899Uintacyon brevirostris Wortman and Matthew p. 112
1899Uintacyon canavus Wortman and Matthew p. 112
1901Prodaphaenus canavus Wortman
1909Vulpavus canavus Matthew
1915Vulpavus canavus Matthew and Granger

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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()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
genusVulpavus
speciescanavus()

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