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Dioplotherium allisoni

Mammalia - Sirenia - Dugongidae

Taxonomy
Halianassa allisoni was named by Kilmer (1965). Its type specimen is UCMP 47250, a mandible, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Dioplotherium allisoni by Domning (1989), Toledo and Domning (1991), Domning (1994), Domning (1996), Bergqvist et al. (1999), Domning (2008) and Voss (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1965Halianassa allisoni Kilmer p. 58 figs. Fig. 1-2
1989Dioplotherium allisoni Domning p. 417
1991Dioplotherium allisoni Toledo and Domning p. 122
1994Dioplotherium allisoni Domning p. 189
1996Dioplotherium allisoni Domning p. 391
1999Dioplotherium allisoni Bergqvist et al. p. 31
2008Dioplotherium allisoni Domning
2014Dioplotherium allisoni Voss p. 91 figs. Figure 3

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
AfrotheriaStanhope et al. 1998
Tethytheria
orderSirenia()
familyDugongidae
subfamilyDugonginae
genusDioplotherium
speciesallisoni()

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