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Taxon: Family Hominidae Gray, 1825 (mammal)
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Concise hierarchy

(Kingdom) Animalia - (Phylum) Chordata - (Class) Mammalia - (Order) Primates

Current position

Hominoidea (Superfamily) Gray, 1825 Ref: C.P. Groves, 2005: 181.

Alternative positions

Catarrhini (Infraorder) (É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1812) Delson, 1975 Ref: S.P. Parker, 1982
Cercopithecoidea (Superfamily) (Gray, 1821) Gregory & Hellman, 1923 Ref: M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997: 347.
Primates (Order) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: C.P. Groves, 1993: 276.

Subsequent positions

Cercopithecoidea (Superfamily) (Gray, 1821) Gregory & Hellman, 1923

Original entries

Australopithecinae (Subfamily) Gregory & Hellman, 1939
Homininae (Subfamily) Gray, 1825
Hylobatinae (Subfamily) (Gray, 1870) Gill, 1872
Sahelanthropus (Genus) Brunet et al., 2002

Historical positions

Hominoidea (Superfamily) Gray, 1825 Ref: M.J. Benton, 2005: 403, box 11.3.
Hominoidea (Superfamily) Gray, 1825 Ref: C.P. Groves, 2005: 181.
Hominoidea (Superfamily) Gray, 1825 Ref: J.G. Fleagle, 1999: 579.
Cercopithecoidea (Superfamily) (Gray, 1821) Gregory & Hellman, 1923 Ref: M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997: 347.
Primates (Order) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: C.P. Groves, 1993: 276; 5.
Primates (Order) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: R.M. Nowak, 1991
Primates (Order) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: G.B. Corbet & J.E. Hill, 1991: 101.
Mammalia (Class) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: R.C. Brusca & G.J. Brusca, 1990 [unofficial] [indirect]
Hominoidea (Superfamily) Gray, 1825 Ref: R.L. Carroll, 1988: 633.
Catarrhini (Infraorder) (É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1812) Delson, 1975 Ref: A.F. DeBlase, 1982: 1034.
Hominoidea (Superfamily) Gray, 1825 Ref: T.I. Storer et al., 1979
Hominoidea (Superfamily) Gray, 1825 Ref: I. Eibl-Eibesfeldt et al., 1974: [573].
Anthropoidea (Suborder) Mivart, 1864 Ref: G.G. Simpson, 1945

Number of Subtaxa

2019 Available in Systema Naturae 2000 4g;7s;11ss; †22g;34s;2ss
1989-present Systema Naturae 2000 [4g;7s;11ss; †22g]
2005 C.P. Groves [4g;7s;11ss]
1999 J.G. Fleagle: 579 [1g; †3g]
1997 M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell [5g; †13g]
1993 C.P. Groves 4g;5s
1991 G.B. Corbet & J.E. Hill [1g;1s]
1982 A.F. DeBlase 1g;1s
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Last updated: 15 Jul 2019