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Praekogia cedrosensis

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Kogiidae

Taxonomy
Praekogia cedrosensis was named by Barnes (1973). Its type specimen is UCR 15229 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Arroyo Delphin, which is in a Messinian coastal sandstone/conglomerate in the Almejas Formation of Mexico.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Praekogia cedrosensis Barnes
1991Praekogia cedrosensis Vidal p. 5
2002Praekogia cedrosensis Kazár p. 163
2008Praekogia cedrosensis Uhen et al. p. 574
2015Praekogia cedrosensis Velez-Juarbe et al. p. 15 figs. Fig. 10

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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
orderArtiodactyla()
Cetacea()
Pelagiceti
Neoceti
Odontoceti()
superfamilyPhyseteroidea
familyKogiidae
subfamilyKogiinae
genusPraekogia
speciescedrosensis

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