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Parectypodus sylviae

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Neoplagiaulacidae

Taxonomy
Ectypodus sylviae was named by Rigby (1980). Its type locality is Swain Quarry, which is in a Torrejonian terrestrial horizon in the Fort Union Formation of Wyoming.

It was recombined as Parectypodus sylviae by Sloan (1987) and Secord (1998).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Ectypodus sylviae Rigby, Jr.
1987Parectypodus pattersoni Sloan
1987Parectypodus sylviae Sloan
1998Parectypodus sylviae Secord

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1874
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
subclassSarcopterygii()
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
RankNameAuthor
subclassSynapsida
suborderEupelycosauria
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
Allotheria()
orderMultituberculataCope 1884
suborderCimolodonta()
familyNeoplagiaulacidae
genusParectypodus
speciessylviae()

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: terrestrialc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: arborealo
Diet: omnivoref
Created: 2005-09-11 16:54:47
Modified: 2005-09-11 18:54:47
Source: f = family, o = order, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Gunnell et al. 1995, Jenkins and Krause 1983, Carroll 1988, Hopson 1973, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Torrejonian to the top of the Tiffanian or 63.30000 to 56.80000 Ma

Collections (7 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
To363.3 - 61.7Canada (Alberta) Parectypodus sylviae (14894)
Torrejonian63.3 - 61.7USA (Montana) Parectypodus sylviae (14874)
Torrejonian63.3 - 61.7USA (Wyoming) Ectypodus sylviae (type locality: 14886 14898)
Torrejonian - Tiffanian63.3 - 56.8USA (Wyoming) Parectypodus sylviae (14851)
Ti161.7 - 56.8Canada (Alberta) Parectypodus sylviae (14939)
Tiffanian61.7 - 56.8USA (Wyoming) Parectypodus pattersoni (15067)