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Podomys

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Taxonomy
Podomys was named by Osgood (1909) [named as a subgenus of Peromyscus; raised to genus level by Carleton 1980]. It is extant.

It was synonymized subjectively with Peromyscus by Kurten and Anderson (1980), Rogers et al. (1984) and Stangl and Baker (1984).

It was assigned to Cricetidae by Carleton (1980), Wilson and Reeder (1993), Morgan and White (1995) and McKenna and Bell (1997).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1909Podomys Osgood p. 226
1980Podomys Carleton
1993Podomys Wilson and Reeder
1995Podomys Morgan and White
1997Podomys McKenna and Bell

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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
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
infraorderMyodontaSchaub 1958
superfamilyMuroideaIlliger 1811
familyCricetidaeFischer von Waldheim 1817
genusPodomysOsgood 1909

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