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Glossophaga (long-tongued bat)

Mammalia - Chiroptera - Phyllostomidae

Taxonomy
Glossophaga was named by Geoffroy (1818). It is extant. It is the type genus of Glossophaginae.

It was assigned to Phyllostomina by Gray (1825); and to Glossophaginae by Salles et al. (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1818Glossophaga Geoffroy
1825Glossophaga Gray p. 338
2006Glossophaga Salles et al. p. 7

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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
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
orderChiropteraBlumenbach 1779
familyPhyllostomidaeGray 1825
subfamilyGlossophaginaeBonaparte 1845
genusGlossophagaGeoffroy 1818

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