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Oodectes pugnax

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Taxonomy
Uintacyon pugnax was named by Wortman and Matthew (1899). Its type specimen is AMNH 1744, a mandible ( nearly complete lower jaw), and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was synonymized subjectively with Oodectes herpestoides by MacIntyre and Guthrie (1979); it was recombined as Oodectes pugnax by Matthew (1909) and Heinrich (1997).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1899Uintacyon pugnax Wortman and Matthew p. 114
1909Oodectes pugnax Matthew
1997Oodectes pugnax Heinrich

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
genusOodectes
speciespugnax()

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