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Argyromys

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Taxonomy
Argyromys was named by Schaub (1958). Its type is Argyromys aralensis.

It was assigned to Cricetidae by Schaub (1958), McKenna and Bell (1997) and López-Guerrero et al. (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Argyromys Schaub p. 807 fig. 268
1997Argyromys McKenna and Bell
2017Argyromys López-Guerrero et al.

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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()
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
genusArgyromysSchaub 1958

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
Schaub 1958Argyromys n. gen. dont l'espèce type est Argyromys aralensis (Argyropoulo), 1939. Les molaires présentent certains détails qu'on trouve chez Anomalomys, mais leur structure générale reste bien plus primitive.