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Andrewsiphius sloani

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Remingtonocetidae

Taxonomy
Protocetus sloani was named by Sahni and Mishra (1972). It is not extant. Its type specimen is LUVP 11002. Its type locality is Baranda, which is in a Lutetian marine claystone in India.

It was recombined as Remingtonocetus sloani by Kumar and Sahni (1986), Bajpai and Thewissen (1998) and Thewissen et al. (2001); it was recombined as Andrewsiphius sloani by Gingerich et al. (2001), McLeod and Barnes (2008) and Thewissen and Bajpai (2009).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Protocetus sloani Sahni and Mishra p. 491
1975Andrewsiphius kutchensis Sahni and Mishra p. 23 figs. Figure 3, Plate V, Fig. 6
1975Andrewsiphius minor Sahni and Mishra p. 25
1986Remingtonocetus sloani Kumar and Sahni p. 341
1998Remingtonocetus sloani Bajpai and Thewissen p. 218
1998Andrewsiphius kutchensis Bajpai and Thewissen p. 221
2001Andrewsiphius sloani Gingerich et al. p. 288
2001Andrewsiphius kutchensis Thewissen et al. p. 351 figs. Table 1
2001Andrewsiphius minor Thewissen et al. p. 351 figs. Table 1
2001Remingtonocetus sloani Thewissen et al. p. 351 figs. Table 1
2008Andrewsiphius kutchensis McLeod and Barnes p. 93
2008Andrewsiphius minor McLeod and Barnes p. 93
2008Andrewsiphius sloani McLeod and Barnes p. 93
2009Andrewsiphius sloani Thewissen and Bajpai p. 637

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
Cetacea()
familyRemingtonocetidae
subfamilyAndrewsiphiinae
genusAndrewsiphius
speciessloani()

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