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Proscapanus lehmani

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

Taxonomy
Alloscapanus lehmani was named by Gibert (1974). It is not extant. Its type specimen is IPMC 9053, a mandible (Fragment mandible sin. with p4-m1).

It was recombined as Proscapanus lehmani by Gibert (1975).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Alloscapanus lehmani Gibert p. 124
1975Proscapanus lehmani Gibert

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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
specieslehmani(Gibert 1974)

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
J. Gibert 1974The m1 has a continuous cingulum along the anterior and labial sides. The entoconid of m1 is conical, and there is no entocresta. The P2 is single-rooted. M1 and M2 have four roots. The foramina mentale are situated below the anterior roots of m1 and p3.