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Argyrohyrax proavus

Mammalia - Notoungulata - Interatheriidae

Taxonomy
Argyrohyrax proavus was named by Ameghino (1897). Its type specimen is MACN A52-472, a partial skull (Palate), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Cabeza Blanca, which is in a Deseadan terrestrial shale/claystone in the Sarmiento Formation of Argentina. It is the type species of Argyrohyrax.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Clorinda cliva Ameghino
1897Argyrohyrax proavunculus Ameghino
1897Argyrohyrax proavus Ameghino p. 436
1897Plagiarthrus clivus Ameghino p. 437
1901Notohyrax conicus Ameghino p. 362
1999Plagiarthrus proavunculus Reguero

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
orderNotoungulata
suborderTypotheriaZittel 1892
familyInteratheriidae(Ameghino 1887)
genusArgyrohyrax
speciesproavus

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