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Elephantiformes

Mammalia - Proboscidea

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Elephantiformes Tassy
1996Elephantiformes Shoshani and Tassy p. 352
1998Elephantiformes Lambert and Shoshani p. 608
1999Elephantiformes Sanders p. 793
2001Elephantiformes Sach and Heizmann p. 40
2002Elephantiformes Sanders and Miller p. 389
2005Elephantiformes Shoshani and Tassy p. 9 figs. Table 2
2006Elephantiformes Shoshani et al. p. 17300
2007Elephantiformes Christiansen p. 427
2010Elephantiformes Sanders et al. p. 181

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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()
Placentalia
AfrotheriaStanhope et al. 1998
Tethytheria
orderProboscidea()
suborderElephantiformesTassy 1988
suborderElephantiformesTassy 1988

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
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