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Proviverrinae

Mammalia - Hyaenodonta - Hyaenodontidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1886Proviverrinae Schlosser
1891Proviverridae Flower and Lydekker p. 91
2006Proviverrinae Gheerbrant et al. p. 476
2007Proviverrinae Peigné et al. p. 445
2009Proviverrinae Bajpai et al. p. 103
2013Proviverrinae Solé
2014Proviverrinae Solé et al.
2014Proviverrinae Solé et al.

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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()
orderHyaenodonta()
familyHyaenodontidaeLeidy 1869
subfamilyProviverrinaeSchlosser 1886
subfamilyProviverrinaeSchlosser 1886

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
E. Gheerbrant et al. 2006Hyaenodontidae with narrow skull and long face; Mf; molars tritubercular above, tuberculo-sectorial below; metaconids present on lower molars; carnassial specialization less advanced [After Matthew 1909].