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Martes martes (European pine marten)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Mustelidae

Taxonomy
Mustela martes was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant.

It was recombined as Martes martes by Thomas (1911), Kurten (1968), Marmi et al. (2004) and Baryshnikov (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Mustela martes Linnaeus p. 46
1911Martes martes Thomas p. 139
1927Mustela martes Boule and De Villeneuve p. 73 figs. Pl 13, fig 2
1968Martes martes Kurten p. 93
2004Martes martes Marmi et al. p. 489 figs. Fig. 2
2009Martes martes Baryshnikov p. 85

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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
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
suborderCaniformiaKretzoi 1943
familyMustelidaeFischer 1817
subfamilyMustelinaeFischer 1817
genusMartesFrisch 1775
speciesmartes()

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