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Dimetrodon limbatus

- Sphenacodontidae

Taxonomy
Clepsydrops limbatus was named by Cope (1877). It is not extant. It is the type species of Dimetrodon.

It was recombined as Dimetrodon limbatus by Romer and Price (1940).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Clepsydrops limbatus Cope p. 196
1878Dimetrodon incisivus Cope p. 512
1878Dimetrodon rectiformis Cope p. 514
1881Dimetrodon semiradicatus Cope pp. 80-82
1888Dimetrodon incisivus Cope p. 287
1888Dimetrodon rectiformis Cope p. 287
1888Dimetrodon semiradicatus Cope p. 287
1907Clepsydrops limbatus Case p. 39
1907Dimetrodon incisivus Case p. 43
1907Dimetrodon rectiformis Case p. 49
1907Dimetrodon semiradicatus Case p. 50
1911Dimetrodon incisivus Williston
1936Dimetrodon incisivus Romer p. 90
1940Dimetrodon limbatus Romer and Price

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
suborderEupelycosauria
SphenacomorphaIvakhnenko 2003
suborderSphenacodontia
Sphenacodontoidea
familySphenacodontidaeMarsh 1878
subfamilySphenacodontinae
genusDimetrodon
specieslimbatus()

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