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Sunnyodon

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Paulchoffatiidae

Taxonomy
Sunnyodon was named by Kielan-Jaworowska and Ensom (1992) [from Purbeck Limestone, Sunnydown Farm Quarry locality]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Paulchoffatoidea by Kielan-Jaworowska and Ensom (1992); and to Paulchoffatiidae by Hahn (1993), Kielan-Jaworowska and Hurum (2001) and Kielan-Jaworowska et al. (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Sunnyodon Kielan-Jaworowska and Ensom
1993Sunnyodon Hahn pp. 208-209
2001Sunnyodon Kielan-Jaworowska and Hurum p. 413
2004Sunnyodon Kielan-Jaworowska et al. pp. 253, 310 fig. 8.31C

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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
Allotheria()
orderMultituberculataCope 1884
suborderPlagiaulacida(Ameghino 1889)
familyPaulchoffatiidaeHahn 1969
genusSunnyodon

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