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Ochotonoma anatolia

Mammalia - Lagomorpha - Ochotonidae

Taxonomy
Ochotonoma anatolia was named by Sen (1998) [Type site is Calta, Turkey. Material stored in the Museum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris.]. Its type specimen is ACA-1001, a mandible (right lower jaw with p3-m3), and it is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Ochotonoma.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1998Ochotonoma anatolia Sen

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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()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
Duplicidentata()
orderLagomorphaBrandt 1885
familyOchotonidaeThomas 1897
subfamilyOchotoninaeThomas 1897
genusOchotonoma
speciesanatolia

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Diagnosis
ReferenceDiagnosis
S. Sen 1998Small sized Ochotonid. Lower p3 with, in addition to three main flexids, additional flexids on its anteroconid. Anteroconid trinangular shaped and widened; it is connected centrally to the trigonid complex by a narrow enamel bridge. The pattern of the anteroconid variable in having deep labial and lingual grooves (without cement) or flexids (with cement). Mesoflexid occasionally present. Lower p4, m1 and m2 similar in size and shape.