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Anthracotherium crassum

Mammalia - Artiodactyla

Taxonomy
Anthracotherium crassum was named by Pilgrim and Cotter (1916). Its type specimen is GSA B615, a maxilla (left maxillary fragment with M2-3), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Pakokku District, Pondaung Sandstone, which is in a Bartonian terrestrial sandstone/siliciclastic in the Pondaung Formation of Myanmar.

It was recombined as Anthracothema crassum by Pilgrim (1928).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1916Anthracotherium crassum Pilgrim and Cotter
1916Anthracohyus choeroides Pilgrim and Cotter p. 52 figs. 1-4
1916Anthracotherium crassum Pilgrim and Cotter p. 60
1928Anthracothema crassum Pilgrim p. 16
1928Anthracokeryx moriturus Pilgrim p. 32
2002Anthracotherium crassum Tsubamoto et al. p. 375

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
Cetancodonta
superfamilyHippopotamoidea
subfamilyAnthracotheriinaeLeidy 1869
genusAnthracotheriumCuvier 1822
speciescrassum

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