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Zygiocuspis goldingi

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Taxonomy
Zygiocuspis goldingi was named by Cifelli (1990) [genotype]. Its type specimen is MNA V4591, a tooth (L upper molar), and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Wahweap Formation, OMNH V8, which is in a Campanian terrestrial horizon in the Wahweap Formation of Utah. It is the type species of Zygiocuspis.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Zygiocuspis goldingi Cifelli
2004Zygiocuspis goldingi Kielan-Jaworowska et al. pp. 411, 424

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
Theriamorpha(Rowe 1993)
Theriiformes(Rowe 1988)
Trechnotheria
Cladotheria
Boreosphenida()
genusZygiocuspis
speciesgoldingi

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