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Piscophoca

Mammalia - Carnivora - Phocidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1981Piscophoca Muizon p. 19
1982Piscophoca Muizon p. 205 figs. Table 1
1988Pisciphoca Carroll
1997Piscophoca McKenna and Bell p. 260
1998Piscophoca Rice
2001Piscophoca Koretsky p. 86
2002Piscophoca Berta p. 923
2003Piscophoca Deméré et al. p. 49 figs. Fig. 3.3
2009Piscophoca Berta p. 863
2010Piscophoca Canto et al. p. 22
2010Piscophoca Fulton and Strobeck p. 817 figs. Figure 1
2013Piscophoca Amson and Muizon
2017Piscophoca Berta p. 157
2018Piscophoca Berta p. 715 figs. Fig. 3C
2018Piscophoca Berta et al. p. 210 figs. Fig. 2

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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()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
RankNameAuthor
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
superfamilyArctoideaFlower 1869
Pinnipedimorpha
Pinnipedia()
familyPhocidae
subfamilyMonachinaeTrouessart 1897
genusPiscophoca

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