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Daubentonia (aye aye)

Mammalia - Primates - Daubentoniidae

Taxonomy
Daubentonia was named by Geoffroy (1795). It is extant.

It was considered a nomen oblitum by Owen (1863).

It was assigned to Daubentoniidae by Schwarz (1931), Quinn and Wilson (2004) and Karanth et al. (2005).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1785Scoleophagus Geoffroy p. 196
1795Daubentonia Geoffroy p. 195
1803Cheyromis Geoffroy p. 180
1811Chiromys Illiger p. 75
1816Psilodactylus Oken p. 1164
1817Cheiromys Cuvier p. 207
1825Cheiromys Gray p. 338
1839Myspithecus Blainville p. 34
1846Myslemur Blainville p. 559
1931Daubentonia Schwarz p. 400
2004Daubentonia Quinn and Wilson p. 1
2005Daubentonia Karanth et al. p. 5094

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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
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
Euprimateformes
EuprimatesHoffstetter 1978
infraorderStrepsirrhini(Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1812)
infraorderChiromyiformes
familyDaubentoniidaeGray 1863
genusDaubentoniaGeoffroy 1795

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