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Chrysospalax (giant golden mole)

Mammalia - Chrysochloridae

Taxonomy
Chrysospalax was named by Gill (1883). It is extant.

It was assigned to Chrysochloridae by Van Valen (1967) and Gilbert et al. (2006).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1883Chrysospalax Gill
1892Bematiscus Cope
1967Chrysospalax Van Valen
2006Chrysospalax Gilbert et al. p. 794

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
AfrotheriaStanhope et al. 1998
Afroinsectivora
superfamilyTenrecoideaMcDowell 1958
familyChrysochloridaeGray 1825
genusChrysospalaxGill 1883

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