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Ursoidea

Mammalia - Carnivora

Taxonomy
Ursoidea was named by Fischer de Waldheim (1817). It is extant.

It was assigned to Ursida by Tedford (1976), Tedford et al. (1994), Wang et al. (2005), Wang et al. (2009) and Abella et al. (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1817Ursoidea Fischer de Waldheim
1976Ursoidea Tedford p. 372
1994Ursoidea Tedford et al. p. 12
2005Ursoidea Wang et al. p. 6
2009Ursoidea Wang et al. p. 757
2012Ursoidea Abella et al. p. 2

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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()
infraorderCynodontia()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
superfamilyArctoideaFlower 1869
Ursida
superfamilyUrsoideaFischer de Waldheim 1817
superfamilyUrsoideaFischer de Waldheim 1817

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