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Cryptocynodon simus

Taxonomy
Cryptocynodon simus was named by Seeley (1894). It is not extant. Its type specimen is NHMUK PV R2582, a partial skull. Its type locality is Nieuweld, which is in a Wuchiapingian terrestrial horizon in South Africa.

It was synonymized subjectively with Endothiodon uniseries by King and Rubidge (1993).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Cryptocynodon simus Seeley
1913Cryptocynodon simus Broom
2014Cryptocynodon simus Castanhinha et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
Anomodontia(Owen 1859)
Chainosauria()
Dicynodontia(Owen 1859)
Endothiodontia(Owen 1876)
genusCryptocynodon
speciessimus

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