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Comotherium

Mammalia - Dryolestidae

Taxonomy
Comotherium was named by Prothero (1981). It is not extant. Its type is Comotherium richi.

It was assigned to Paurodontidae by Kielan-Jaworowska et al. (2004); and to Dryolestidae by Prothero (1981) and Rougier et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1981Comotherium Prothero pp. 286-288
2004Comotherium Kielan-Jaworowska et al. pp. 380, 390 fig. 10.9E
2011Comotherium Rougier et al. p. S15

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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
Theriamorpha(Rowe 1993)
Theriiformes(Rowe 1988)
Trechnotheria
Cladotheria
superorderDryolestoidea(Butler 1939)
familyDryolestidaeMarsh 1879
genusComotherium

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