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Chainodus intercedens

Mammalia - Dimylidae

Taxonomy
Cordylodon intercedens was named by Müller (1967). It is not extant. Its type specimen is BSP Slg. M. 1937 II 10336, a mandible (Mandible with p4-m2 sin. and p4 dext.). It is the type species of Chainodus.

It was recombined as Chainodus intercedens by Rzebik-Kowalska (1996).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1967Cordylodon intercedens Müller p. 58 fig. 9
1996Chainodus intercedens Rzebik-Kowalska pp. 447-468

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Eulipotyphla
Erinaceomorpha()
superfamilyErinaceoideaGill 1872
familyDimylidaeSchlosser 1887
genusChainodus
speciesintercedens()

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
A. Müller 1967Eine Art der Gattung Cordylodon mit der Zamformel 2132/2122 und folgenden Unterschieden gegenüber C. haslachensis:
Symphyse fest verwachsen, Unterkiefer kräftig, p3 fast völlig reduziert, am p4 auch hintere Labialecke verbreitert, am Hinterrand kleiner Nebenhöcker. Am m1 Trigonid gegenüber dem Talonid verkleinert. P4 mit kleinem Nebenhöcker und lang aigezogener Vorderspitze. M1 mit spitz auslaufendem Metastyl, Paraconus und Parastyl gleich groß.