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Proscapanus intercedens

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

Taxonomy
Proscapanus intercedens was named by Ziegler (1985). It is not extant. Its type specimen is BSP 1976 XXII 3173, a mandible (Mandible dex. with p1 and p3-m2).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1985Proscapanus intercedens Ziegler p. 140 figs. Pl.1 fig. 9

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderLipotyphlaHaeckel 1866
familyTalpidae(Fischer de Waldheim 1817)
subfamilyTalpinaeFisher von Waldheim 1817
tribeUrotrichiniDobson 1883
genusProscapanus
speciesintercedensZiegler 1985

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
R. Ziegler 1985Kleine Art von Proscapanus mit vergrößertem C inf., vier zweiwurzeligen p inf., die von oral nach aboral an röße zunehmen; p4 mit Metaconidknospe. Crista obliqua der m inf. vereinigt sich mit Metacristid. P4 mit umscheinbarem Protoconus und deutlichem, zwischen den Wurzeln aufgewölbtem Ectocingulid. Mesostyl der M sup. schwach gesplaten; Parastyl nicht prominent; Humerus morphologisch wie P. sansaniensis, nur kleiner.