Megaladapidae

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Lemuroidea 

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: Euarchontoglires
Ordo: Primates
Subordo: Strepsirrhini
Infraordo: Lemuriformes
Superfamilia: Lemuroidea

Familia: †Megaladapidae
Genera: Megaladapis

NameEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Forsyth Major, C.I. 1894. On Megaladapis madagascariensis, an extinct gigantic lemuroid from Madagascar; with Remarks on the Associated Fauna, and on Its Geological Age. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London (B) 185: 15–38. DOI: 10.1098/rstb.1894.0002
  • Karanth, K.P.; Delefosse, T.; Rakotosamimanana, B.; Parsons, T.J.; Yoder, A.D. 2005. Ancient DNA from giant extinct lemurs confirms single origin of Malagasy primates. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 102 (14): 5090–5095. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0408354102
  • Orlando, L.; Calvignac, S.; Schnebelen, C.; Douady, C.J.; Godfrey, L.R.; Hänni, C. 2008. DNA from extinct giant lemurs links archaeolemurids to extant indriids. BMC Evolutionary Biology 8: 121. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2148-8-121

Vernacular namesEdit

magyar: Megaladapifélék