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Leptolophus

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Pachynolophidae

Taxonomy
Leptolophus was named by Remy (1965). It is not extant. Its type is Leptolophus stehlini.

It was assigned to Palaeotheriidae by Hooker (1986) and Prothero and Schoch (1989); and to Plagiolophinae by Badiola et al. (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1965Leptolophus Remy p. 4362
1986Leptolophus Hooker p. 343
1989Leptolophus Prothero and Schoch p. 532
2002Leptolophus Badiola et al. p. 842

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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
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
suborderLophodontomorpha
infraorderEuperissodactyla
Hippomorpha
superfamilyEquoidea
familyPachynolophidaePavlow 1888
subfamilyPlagiolophinaeRemy 1976
genusLeptolophusRemy 1965

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