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Chainodus

Mammalia - Dimylidae

Taxonomy
Chainodus was named by Ziegler (1990). It is not extant. Its type is Chainodus intercedens.

It was assigned to Dimylidae by Ziegler (1990).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Chainodus Ziegler p. 48

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Eulipotyphla
Erinaceomorpha()
superfamilyErinaceoideaGill 1872
familyDimylidaeSchlosser 1887
genusChainodus

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
R. Ziegler 1990Dimylide mit folgender Zahnformel: sup. ?132;inf. ?132. Zähne mäßig bis stark exoedaenodont. p3 klein, p4 Vorderlappen. m2 reduziert. Parastyl und Paraconid des M1 +/- gleich stark.