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Adapidium huanghoense

Mammalia - Esthonychidae

Taxonomy
Adapidium huanghoense was named by Young (1937). Its type specimen is Cenozoic Research Laboratory, Geological Survey of China, a mandible (right lower jaw with the two last molars), and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Heti Formation F 12, which is in a Sharamurunian terrestrial horizon in the Hedi Formation of China. It is the type species of Adapidium.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Adapidium huanghoense Young pp. 434-435 figs. p.435, fig. 16
1953Adapidium huanghoense Gazin p. 32

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Cimolesta()
suborderTillodontia(Marsh 1875)
familyEsthonychidaeCope 1883
genusAdapidiumYoung 1937
specieshuanghoense

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