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Sparnotheriodon

Mammalia - Litopterna - Sparnotheriodontidae

Taxonomy
Sparnotheriodon was named by Soria (1980) [The reference actually states that the type species is S. epsiolondois, but this is obviously a typo (as another spelling is used everywhere else)]. It is not extant. Its type is Sparnotheriodon epsilonoides. It is the type genus of Sparnotheriodontidae.

It was assigned to Sparnotheriodontidae by Soria (1980) and Cifelli (1983).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Sparnotheriodon Soria pp. 194-198 fig. 1
1983Sparnotheriodon Cifelli

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
orderLitopternaAmeghino 1889
familySparnotheriodontidae
genusSparnotheriodon

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