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Ansomys nexodens

Mammalia - Rodentia - Aplodontidae

Taxonomy
Pseudallomys nexodens was named by Korth (1992). Its type specimen is CM 11898, a mandible (partial right mandible with M1-M3), and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is South Side of Dry Hollow, which is in an Orellan terrestrial horizon in the Dunbar Creek Formation of Montana. It is the type species of Pseudallomys.

It was recombined as Ansomys nexodens by Hopkins (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Pseudallomys nexodens Korth p. 171
2004Ansomys nexodens Hopkins p. 734

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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
familyAplodontidaeBrandt 1855
subfamilyAnsomyinaeQiu 1987
genusAnsomysQiu 1987
speciesnexodens()

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