Kentriodontidae

Kentriodontidae

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Delphinoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Cladus: Synapsida
Cladus: Eupelycosauria
Cladus: Sphenacodontia
Cladus: Sphenacodontoidea
Cladus: Therapsida
Cladus: Theriodontia
Subordo: Cynodontia
Infraordo: Eucynodontia
Cladus: Probainognathia
Cladus: Prozostrodontia
Cladus: Mammaliaformes
Classis: Mammalia
Subclassis: Trechnotheria
Infraclassis: Zatheria
Supercohors: Theria
Cohors: Eutheria
Infraclassis: Placentalia
Cladus: Boreoeutheria
Superordo: Laurasiatheria
Cladus: Euungulata
Ordo: Artiodactyla
Cladus: Artiofabula
Cladus: Cetruminantia
Subordo: Whippomorpha
Infraordo: Cetacea
Cladus: Neoceti
Parvordo: Odontoceti
Cladus: Delphinida
Superfamilia: Delphinoidea

Familia: †Kentriodontidae
Subfamiliae: Kampholophinae – Kentriodontinae – Lophocetinae – Pithanodelphininae

Genera: Kampholophos – Kentriodon – Rudicetus – Sophianaecetus – Wimahl – ?Belonodelphis – ?Liolithax

NameEdit

ReferencesEdit

Primary referencesEdit

  • Slijper, E.J. 1936. Die Cetaceen. Capita Zoologica 7: 1–590.
  • R. Kellogg. 1927. Kentriodon pernix, a Miocene porpoise from Maryland. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 69(19):1-14
  • Bianucci, G. 2001. A new genus of kentriodontid (Cetacea: Odontoceti) from the Miocene of south Italy. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3): 573–573. doi:10.1671/0272-4634(2001)021[0573:ANGOKC]2.0.CO;2.
  • Peredo, C. M.; Uhen, M. D.; Nelson, M. D. 2018. A new kentriodontid (Cetacea: Odontoceti) from the early Miocene Astoria Formation and a revision of the stem delphinidan family Kentriodontidae. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 38(2): e1411357. doi:10.1080/02724634.2017.1411357.