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Eosiren stromeri

Mammalia - Sirenia - Dugongidae

Taxonomy
Archaeosiren stromeri was named by Abel (1913). Its type specimen is SMNS unnumbered , a partial skeleton (skull and partial skeleton), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Mainland opposite Geziret el-Qarn, which is in a Priabonian lagoonal shale in the Qasr el-Sagha Formation of Egypt. It is the type species of Archaeosiren.

It was recombined as Eotherium stromeri by Sickenberg (1934) and Domning (1978); it was synonymized subjectively with Eosiren libyca by Gingerich (1992); it was recombined as Eosiren stromeri by Domning (1994) and Domning (1996).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1913Archaeosiren stromeri Abel p. 307
1934Eotherium stromeri Sickenberg p. 130
1978Eotherium stromeri Domning
1994Eosiren stromeri Domning p. 189
1996Eosiren stromeri Domning p. 383

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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
AfrotheriaStanhope et al. 1998
Tethytheria
orderSirenia()
familyDugongidae
genusEosiren
speciesstromeri()

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