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Uintanius ameghini

Mammalia - Primates - Omomyidae

Taxonomy
Omomys ameghini was named by Wortman (1904). Its type specimen is YPM 13241, a mandible (left ramus of mandible with M2 and M3), and it is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Uintanius.

It was recombined as Uintanius ameghini by Matthew (1915), Gazin (1958), Gazin (1976) and Szalay (1976).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1904Omomys ameghini Wortman p. 134
1915Uintanius ameghini Matthew
1915Uintanius turriculorum Matthew
1958Uintanius ameghini Gazin p. 84
1976Uintanius ameghini Gazin
1976Uintanius ameghini Szalay

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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()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
familyOmomyidae
subfamilyOmomyinaeTrouessart 1879
tribeUintaniini
genusUintanius
speciesameghini()

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