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Neofiber

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Taxonomy
Neofiber was named by True (1884). It is extant.

It was assigned to Microtinae by Kurten and Anderson (1980); and to Cricetidae by True (1884) and McKenna and Bell (1997).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Neofiber True p. 170
1980Neofiber Kurten and Anderson p. 264
1997Neofiber McKenna and Bell

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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()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
infraorderMyodontaSchaub 1958
superfamilyMuroideaIlliger 1811
familyCricetidaeFischer von Waldheim 1817
subfamilyMicrotinae
genusNeofiberTrue 1884

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
F. W. True 1884Skull and dentition as in Fiber. Feet normal; toes not bent laterally at an angle with the sole; tail, round.