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Loris tardigradus

Mammalia - Primates - Lorisidae

Taxonomy
Lemur tardigradus was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant. It is the type species of Tardigradus.

It was recombined as Nycticebus tardigradus by Geoffroy (1812); it was recombined as Stenops tardigradus by Owen (1853); it was recombined as Tardigradus tardigradus by Stone and Rehn (1902); it was recombined as Loris tardigradus by Geoffroy (1796), Thomas (1911) and Gentry et al. (1994).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Lemur tardigradus Linnaeus p. 29
1785Tardigradus loris Boddaert
1796Loris gracilis Geoffroy
1796Loris tardigradus Geoffroy p. 48
1812Nycticebus tardigradus Geoffroy p. 333
1853Stenops gracilis Owen p. 718
1853Stenops tardigradus Owen p. 719
1902Tardigradus tardigradus Stone and Rehn p. 138
1911Loris tardigradus Thomas p. 129
1994Loris tardigradus Gentry et al. p. 332

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
Euprimateformes
EuprimatesHoffstetter 1978
infraorderStrepsirrhini(Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1812)
infraorderLorisiformesGregory 1915
familyLorisidae
genusLorisGeoffroy 1796
speciestardigradus()

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