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Opsiclaenodon

Mammalia - Pantolestidae

Taxonomy
Opsiclaenodon was named by Butler (1946). It is not extant. Its type is Opsiclaenodon major.

It was synonymized subjectively with Cryptopithecus by Van Valen (1967).

It was assigned to Pantolestinae by Cray (1973).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1946Opsiclaenodon Butler
1973Opsiclaenodon Cray pp. 47-49

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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
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Cimolesta()
suborderPantolesta
familyPantolestidaeCope 1884
subfamilyPantolestinaeSimpson 1937
genusOpsiclaenodonButler 1946

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