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Kenyasus

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Suidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1986Kenyasus Pickford p. 24
1991Kenyasus Anyonge p. 383
1997Kenyasus McKenna and Bell p. 394
1997Kenyasus Pickford and Senut p. 201
2007Kenyasus Pickford p. 85
2010Kenyasus Bishop p. 836

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
superfamilySuoidea
familySuidae
subfamilyKubanochoerinaeGabunia 1958
genusKenyasusPickford 1986

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialo
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: ground dwellingf
Diet: omnivoref
Created: 2005-06-08 10:11:09
Modified: 2005-08-23 13:08:25
Source: f = family, o = order, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Nowak 1991, Nowak 1999, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Burdigalian to the top of the Middle Miocene or 20.44000 to 11.60800 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97Kenya K. rusingensis (38060 83629)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97South Africa (Namaqualand) K. namaquensis, K. rusingensis (51190)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608Kenya K. namaquensis, K. kirimunensis (74559)