Tinodon bellus

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TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Mammalia incertae sedis 

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

Familia: †Tinodontidae
Genus: †Tinodon
Species: †Tinodon bellus

NameEdit

  • Tinodon bellus Marsh, 1879

Holotype: YPM 11843, a mandible (right mandible with M1-4).

Type locality and horizon: Quarry 9, Como Bluff, Kimmeridgian/Tithonian fluvial-lacustrine mudstone/sandstone in the Morrison Formation of Wyoming, USA.

SynonymsEdit

  • Tinodon lepidus Marsh, 1879

Holotype: YPM 11845, a mandible (partial left mandible with broken M1 and M3).

Type locality and horizon: Quarry 9, Como Bluff, Kimmeridgian/Tithonian fluvial-lacustrine mudstone/sandstone in the Morrison Formation of Wyoming, USA.

  • Menacodon rarus Marsh, 1887

Holotype: USNM 2131, a mandible (partial left mandible with C, P1-3, and M1-3).

Type locality and horizon: Quarry 9, Como Bluff, Kimmeridgian/Tithonian fluvial-lacustrine mudstone/sandstone in the Morrison Formation of Wyoming, USA.

  • Amphidon aequicruris Simpson, 1925 [combined to Eurylambda aequicruris: Simpson, 1929]

Holotype: YPM 13639, a maxilla (partial right maxilla with one molar).

Type locality and horizon: Quarry 9, Como Bluff, Kimmeridgian/Tithonian fluvial-lacustrine mudstone/sandstone in the Morrison Formation of Wyoming, USA.

ReferencesEdit

Primary referencesEdit

  • Marsh, O.C. 1879. Additional remains of Jurassic mammals. American Journal of Science 18: 215–216.
  • Marsh, O.C. 1887. American Jurassic mammals. American Journal of Science 33: 326–348.
  • Simpson, G.G. 1925. Mesozoic Mammalia. II: Tinodon and its allies. American Journal of Science, series 5, 10(59): 451–470.
  • Simpson, G.G. 1929. American Mesozoic Mammalia. Memoirs of the Peabody Museum of Yale University 3(1): 1–171.

Additional referencesEdit