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Anchitheridae (anchitheriine horse)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Anchitheridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1869Anchitheridae Leidy p. 302
1873Anchitheridae Leidy p. 322
1892Anchitheriinae Osborn and Wortman p. 93
1895Anchitheriinae Osborn and Wortman p. 352
1907Anchitheriinae Gidley p. 867
1955Anchitheriinae Quinn p. 12
1989Anchitheriinae Prothero and Schoch p. 531
1996Anchitheriinae Prado and Alberdi p. 676
1998Anchitheriinae MacFadden p. 544

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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
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
suborderSolidungula(Cuvier)
familyAnchitheridae
familyAnchitheridae

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
J. W. Gidley 1907Teethbrachyodoiat; molariformpremolarsthree; digit formula 3-3; 5th digit on fore foot vestigial; 1st digit of fore foot not represented inknownforms; lateraltoes,sofarasknoSwn,reachingtheground; orbit not closed behind.