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Iridodon

Mammalia - Hyaenodonta

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2003Iridodon Morlo and Gunnell p. 67 fig. 17
2005Iridodon Morlo and Gunnell p. 251
2013Iridodon Solé

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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
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
orderHyaenodonta()
subfamilyLimnocyoninae
genusIridodon

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
M. Morlo and G. F. Gunnell 2003Iridodon differs from Prolimnocyon in lacking M3, from Limnocyon in being
much smaller and having much more slender premolars, from Oxyaenodon in having basined molar talonids, and from Thinocyon in lacking a bowed dentary, in having the M1-2 cristid obliqua angled about 30° labially, and in having a narrower M1.