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Parastrapotherium voghti

Mammalia - Astrapotheria - Astrapotheriidae

Taxonomy
Astrapotherium voghti was named by Mercerat (1891). Its type specimen is MLP 12-122, a mandible, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Carhué (Deseadan), which is in a Deseadan terrestrial horizon in Argentina.

It was synonymized subjectively with Astrapotherium giganteum by Ameghino (1894); it was synonymized subjectively with Astrapotherium magnum by Lydekker (1894); it was synonymized subjectively with Parastrapotherium ephebicum by Ameghino (1894); it was recombined as Parastrapotherium voghti by Kramarz and Bond (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1891Astrapotherium voghti Mercerat
2008Parastrapotherium voghti Kramarz and Bond

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
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
Epitheria
UngulataLinnaeus 1766
Meridiungulata
orderAstrapotheria
familyAstrapotheriidaeAmeghino 1887
genusParastrapotheriumAmeghino 1895
speciesvoghti(Mercerat 1891)

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