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Coniopternium

Mammalia - Litopterna - Mesorhinidae

Taxonomy
Coniopternium was named by Ameghino (1894). Its type is Coniopternium andinum.

It was assigned to Mesorhinidae by Ameghino (1897); and to Macraucheniidae by Shockey et al. (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Coniopternium Ameghino p. 632
1897Coniopternium Ameghino p. 453
2009Coniopternium Shockey et al.

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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
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
orderLitopternaAmeghino 1889
familyMesorhinidae
genusConiopterniumAmeghino 1894

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