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Ambloctonidae (disused)

Mammalia - Creodonta - Ambloctonidae

Taxonomy
Ambloctonidae was named by Cope (1877). Its type is Ambloctonus.

It was corrected as Amblyctonidae by Cope (1880) and Cope (1880); it was synonymized subjectively with Palaeonictinae by Van Valen (1967).

It was assigned to Creodonta by Cope (1880) and Cope (1880); and to Creodonta by Hay (1902).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Ambloctonidae Cope p. 89
1880Amblyctonidae Cope
1902Ambloctonidae Hay p. 755

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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
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
orderCreodonta()
familyAmbloctonidaeCope 1877
familyAmbloctonidaeCope 1877

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