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Sciurus (squirrel)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Sciuridae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Sciurus Linnaeus p. 63
1758Sciurus flavus Linnaeus p. 64
1811Sciurus Illiger p. 83
1825Sciurus Gray p. 342
1908Sciurus Lambe
1980Sciurus Kurten and Anderson p. 220
1997Sciurus McKenna and Bell
2003Sciurus Mercer and Roth
2005Sciurus Emry et al. p. 228

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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
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
superfamilySciuroidea
familySciuridae
tribeSciurini
genusSciurus

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