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Karakoromys decessus

Mammalia - Rodentia - Ctenodactylidae

Taxonomy
Karakoromys decessus was named by Matthew and Granger (1923). Its type specimen is AMNH 19070, a mandible, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Loh, which is in an Oligocene terrestrial horizon in the Hsanda Gol Formation of Mongolia. It is the type species of Karakoromys.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1923Karakoromys decessus Matthew and Granger
1991Karakoromys decessus Wang and Wang
2004Karakoromys decessus Wang and Qiu p. 134

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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()
Amniota
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
CtenohystricaHuchon et al. 2000
familyCtenodactylidaeGervais 1853
subfamilyTataromyinaeLavocat 1961
genusKarakoromys
speciesdecessus

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