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Leontopithecus midas (red-handed tamarin)

Mammalia - Primates - Cebidae

Taxonomy
Simia midas was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant.

It was recombined as Leontopithecus midas by Thomas (1911); it was recombined as Saguinus midas by Pucciarelli and Neves (1992).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Simia midas Linnaeus p. 28
1911Leontopithecus midas Thomas p. 128
1992Saguinus midas Pucciarelli and Neves p. 30

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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()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
RankNameAuthor
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
Euprimateformes
EuprimatesHoffstetter 1978
infraorderHaplorhini(Pocock 1918)
suborderAnthropoideaMivart 1864
Platyrrhini(Geoffroy 1812)
familyCebidae
subfamilyCallitrichinae()
genusLeontopithecusLesson 1840
speciesmidas()

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