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Anthracotherium sinense

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Anthracotheriidae

Taxonomy
Anthracotherium sinense was named by Zdansky (1930) [The classification as Anthracotherium is not sure. The fossils are from China and are (or were) stored in the paleontological institute of the university of Upsala, Sweden.]. Its type locality is Heti Formation Locality 1, which is in a Sharamurunian channel marl/sandstone in the Heti Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Anthracotherium sinense Zdansky pp. 17-24 figs. I: 9-24

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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
orderArtiodactyla()
Cetancodonta
superfamilyHippopotamoidea
familyAnthracotheriidaeLeidy 1869
subfamilyAnthracotheriinaeLeidy 1869
genusAnthracotheriumCuvier 1822
speciessinense

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available