Palaeopropithecus

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: †Palaeopropithecidae
Genus: †Palaeopropithecus
Species: P. ingens – P. kelyus – P. maximus

NameEdit

Type species: Palaeopropithecus ingens G. Grandidier, 1899b

SynonymsEdit

  • Thaumastolemur Filhol, 1895 [suppressed]

ReferencesEdit

  • Grandidier, G. 1899b. Descriptions d'ossements de lémuriens disparus. Bulletin de Muséum National d' Historie Naturelle, Paris 5: 344–348.
  • Tattersall, I.; Simons, E.L.; Vuillaume-Randriamanantena, M. 1992. Case 2785. Palaeopropithecus ingens G. Grandidier, 1899 (Mammalia, Primates): proposed conservation of both generic and specific names. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 49 (1): 55–57.
  • Delson, E. et al. 1992. Comment on the proposed conservation of the generic and specific names of Palaeopropithecus ingens G. Grandidier, 1899 (Mammalia, Primates). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 49 (1): 73.
  • ICZN. 1993. OPINION 1737. Palaeopropithecus ingens G. Grandidier, 1899 (Mammalia, Primates): generic and specific names conserved. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 50 (2): 190–191.

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