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Atlantoxerus getulus (Barbary ground squirrel)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Sciuridae

Taxonomy
Sciurus getulus was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant. It is the type species of Sciurus.

It was recombined as Atlantoxerus getulus by Thomas (1911).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Sciurus getulus Linnaeus p. 64
1911Atlantoxerus getulus Thomas p. 149

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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
tribeXerini
genusAtlantoxerusMajor 1893
speciesgetulus()

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