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Borhyaena macrodonta

Mammalia - Sparassodonta - Borhyaenidae

Taxonomy
Pseudoborhyaena macrodonta was named by Ameghino (1902) [1902c]. It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Gran Barranca - southern cliff of lake Colhué Huapí, which is in a Colhuehuapian terrestrial horizon in the Sarmiento Formation of Argentina.

It was recombined as Borhyaena macrodonta by Marshall (1978) and Goin et al. (2007).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1902Pseudoborhyaena macrodonta Ameghino p. 126–127
1902Pseudoborhyaena longaeva Ameghino p. 128
1978Borhyaena macrodonta Marshall
2007Borhyaena macrodonta Goin 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()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
Theriamorpha(Rowe 1993)
Theriiformes(Rowe 1988)
Trechnotheria
Cladotheria
Boreosphenida()
subclassTheria
subclassMetatheria()
orderSparassodonta()
superfamilyBorhyaenoideaAmeghino 1894
familyBorhyaenidae
subfamilyBorhyaeninaeAmeghino 1894
genusBorhyaena(Ameghino 1887)
speciesmacrodonta()

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