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Mammalia - Perissodactyla
It was reranked as the infraorder Tapiromorpha by Maas et al. (2001) and Eberle (2005); it was considered an invalid subgroup of Lophodontomorpha by Hooker and Dashzeveg (2004); it was reranked as the unranked clade Tapiromorpha by Colbert (2006) and Holbrook and Lapergola (2011).
It was assigned to Ceratomorpha by Eberle (2005); to Perissodactyla by Colbert (2006); and to Perissodactyla by Thurmond and Jones (1981), Hooker (1996), Holbrook (1999), Maas et al. (2001), Holbrook and Lapergola (2011) and Holanda et al. (2011).
|Year||Name and author|
|1981||Tapiromorpha Thurmond and Jones p. 186|
|1984||Moropomorpha Schoch p. 3|
|1989||Moropomorpha Prothero and Schoch p. 532|
|1996||Tapiromorpha Hooker p. 159|
|1999||Tapiromorpha Holbrook p. 346|
|2001||Tapiromorpha Maas et al. p. 408|
|2005||Tapiromorpha Eberle p. 313|
|2006||Tapiromorpha Colbert p. 698|
|2011||Tapiromorpha Holanda et al. p. 113|
|2011||Tapiromorpha Holbrook and Lapergola p. 898|
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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.