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Zofiabaatar pulcher

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Zofiabaataridae

Taxonomy
Zofiabaatar pulcher was named by Bakker and Carpenter (1990) [incorrectly given as UCM 42239 in original description]. Its type specimen is UCM 42329, a mandible (complete left mandible), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Main Breakfast Bench Quarry, which is in a Tithonian deltaic sandstone/mudstone in the Morrison Formation of Wyoming. It is the type species of Zofiabaatar.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Zofiabaatar pulcher Bakker and Carpenter pp. 7-8
1998Zofiabaatar pulcher Carpenter pp. 394-395
2004Zofiabaatar pulcher Kielan-Jaworowska et al. pp. 253, 303

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
Allotheria()
orderMultituberculataCope 1884
suborderPlagiaulacida(Ameghino 1889)
familyZofiabaataridae
genusZofiabaatar
speciespulcher

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