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Calomys (vesper mouse)
Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae
It was reranked as Calomys by Hershkovitz (1962), Baskin (1978), McKenna and Bell (1997), D'Elía (2003) and Salles et al. (2006).
It was assigned to Mus by Waterhouse (1837); to Cricetidae by McKenna and Bell (1997); to Phyllotini by Hershkovitz (1962), Baskin (1978) and D'Elía (2003); and to Sigmodontinae by Salles et al. (2006).
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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.
|G. R. Waterhouse 1837||Front molar with three indentations of enamel on the inner side and two on the outer; second molar with two on the inner and two on the outer; and the last molar with one on each side. Type Mus (Calomys) bimaculatus.|