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Migmacastor procumbodens

Mammalia - Rodentia - Castoridae

Taxonomy
Migmacastor procumbodens was named by Korth and Rybczynski (2003). Its type specimen is F:AM 65723, a skull (nearly complete cranium with associated mandible), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Harrison Formation (Migmacastor Locality), which is in a Harrisonian terrestrial horizon in the Harrison Formation of Nebraska. It is the type species of Migmacastor.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2003Migmacastor procumbodens Korth and Rybczynski

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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
superfamilyCastoroideaGray 1821
familyCastoridae
genusMigmacastor
speciesprocumbodens

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