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Viverravus gracilis

Mammalia - Viverravidae

Taxonomy
Viverravus gracilis was named by Marsh (1872) [genotype]. It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Grizzly Buttes, which is in a Bridgerian terrestrial horizon in the Bridger Formation of Wyoming.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1871Triacodon fallax Marsh
1872Viverravus gracilis Marsh
1872Ziphacodon rugatus Marsh p. 216
1872Harpalodon vulpinus Marsh p. 217
1881Didymictis dawkinsianus Cope p. 191
1892Didymictis dawkinsianus Scott p. 320
1892Viverravus gracilis Scott p. 321
1899Viverravus dawkinsianus Wortman
1909Viverravus dawkinsianus Matthew
1915Viverravus dawkinsianus Matthew and Granger
1923Viverravus vulpinus Thorpe

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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
familyViverravidae
genusViverravus
speciesgracilis

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