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Desmodontinae

Mammalia - Chiroptera - Phyllostomidae

Taxonomy
Desmodontidae was named by Bonaparte (1845). It is extant.

It was reranked as the subfamily Desmodontinae by Kurten and Anderson (1980) and Salles et al. (2006).

It was assigned to Animalivora by Cope (1889); to Phyllostomatidae by Kurten and Anderson (1980); and to Phyllostomidae by Salles et al. (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1845Desmodontidae Bonaparte
1889Desmodontidae Cope p. 876
1980Desmodontinae Kurten and Anderson p. 117
2006Desmodontinae Salles et al. p. 8

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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
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
orderChiropteraBlumenbach 1779
familyPhyllostomidaeGray 1825
subfamilyDesmodontinae(Bonaparte 1845)
subfamilyDesmodontinae(Bonaparte 1845)

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