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Seorsumuscardinus

Mammalia - Rodentia - Gliridae

Taxonomy
Seorsumuscardinus was named by de Bruijn (1998). Its type is Seorsumuscardinus alpinus.

It was assigned to Glirinae by de Bruijn (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1998Seorsumuscardinus de Bruijn

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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
familyGliridaeMuirhead 1819
subfamilyGlirinaeThomas 1897
genusSeorsumuscardinus

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
H. de Bruijn 1998Medium sized Glirinae with flat occlusal surface of the cheeck teeth. Premolars small and rounded with four transverse crests. Extra ridges not subordinate to main ridges. Protoloph and metaloph of the upper cheeck teeth not strongly converging towards the protocone. Main ridges of m1, m2, M1 and M2 essentially neither connected on the lingual nor on the labial margin of the occlusal surface