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Marmota marmota (Alpine marmot)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Sciuridae

Taxonomy
Mus marmota was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant.

It was recombined as Arctomys marmotta by Boule and De Villeneuve (1927); it was recombined as Marmota marmota by Blumenbach (1779), Thomas (1911) and Frase and Hoffmann (1980).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Mus marmota Linnaeus p. 60
1779Marmota marmota Blumenbach
1911Marmota marmota Thomas p. 147
1927Arctomys marmotta Boule and De Villeneuve p. 81
1980Marmota marmota Frase and Hoffmann p. 1

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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()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
superfamilySciuroidea
familySciuridae
tribeMarmotini
genusMarmotaFrisch 1775
speciesmarmota()

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