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Abderitidae

Mammalia - Abderitidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Abderitesidae Ameghino p. 71
1891Abderitesidae Ameghino p. 18
1894Abderitidae Ameghino p. 81
1978Abderitinae Patterson and Marshall
1980Abderitinae Marshall
1997Abderitidae Dumont and Brown
2009Abderitidae Goin et al.
2010Abderitidae Kramarz et al.
2012Abderitidae Abello et al.

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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()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
Theriamorpha(Rowe 1993)
Theriiformes(Rowe 1988)
Trechnotheria
Cladotheria
Boreosphenida()
subclassTheria
subclassMetatheria()
Marsupialia()
AustralidelphiaSzalay 1982
suborderPaucituberculata(Ameghino 1894)
superfamilyPalaeothentoidea
familyAbderitidae(Ameghino 1889)
familyAbderitidae(Ameghino 1889)

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
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialf
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: scansorialf
Diet: frugivoref
Reproduction: viviparoussubc
Comments: Adaptations for faunivory, frugivory and possibly folivory (Strait et al. 1990)f
Created: 2013-05-25 01:37:26
Modified: 2013-05-24 10:37:26
Source: f = family, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Lillegraven 1979, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Dumont and Brown 1997, Clemens 1979

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Oligocene to the top of the Friasian or 28.40000 to 15.50000 Ma

Collections (12 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Oligocene28.4 - 23.03Peru (Loreto) Abderites indet. (176147) Abderites sp., Abderites indet. (176130)
Colhuehuapian21.0 - 17.5Argentina (Chubut) Abderites meridionalis (176205) Abderitidae indet. (176441)
Colhuehuapian21.0 - 17.5Argentina (Neuquén) Abderites sp., Pitheculites sp. (89029)
Santacrucian17.5 - 16.3Argentina (Santa Cruz) Abderites meridionalis (176565 176570 176594)
Santacrucian - Laventan17.5 - 11.8Chile (Bío Bío) Abderitidae indet. (140105)
Friasian16.3 - 15.5Colombia Pithiculites chenche (13750)
Friasian16.3 - 15.5Chile (Aisén) Abderites meridionalis, Pitheculites rothi (139845)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608Argentina (Santa Cruz) Abderites meridionalis (27313)