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Pampahippus arenalesi

Mammalia - Notoungulata - Notohippidae

Taxonomy
Pampahippus arenalesi was named by Bond and López (1993) [PVL = Paleontología de Vertebrados, Instituto Miguel Lillo, Universidad Nacional de Tucumán, Argentina]. Its type specimen is PVL S-4192, a skull (partial skull and mandible), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Estancia Pampa Grande, between rivers La Cueva & Bordo, which is in an Eocene terrestrial horizon in the Lumbrera Formation of Argentina. It is the type species of Pampahippus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1993Pampahippus arenalesi Bond and López pp. 60-67 figs. Fig. 1-2, Lam. I-II

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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
suborderToxodontiaAmeghino 1887
familyNotohippidaeAmeghino 1894
genusPampahippus
speciesarenalesi

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