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Suniodon catamarcensis

Mammalia - Notoungulata - Oldfieldthomasiidae

Taxonomy
Suniodon catamarcensis was named by López (1995). Its type specimen is MLP 93-VI-17, partial maxilla bearing P2-M2, a maxilla, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Antofagasta de la Sierra, which is in an Eocene terrestrial sandstone/conglomerate in the Geste Formation of Argentina. It is the type species of Suniodon.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1995Suniodon catamarcensis López pp. 167-169 fig. 1

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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()
orderNotoungulata
familyOldfieldthomasiidaeSimpson 1945
genusSuniodon
speciescatamarcensis

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