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Orientalomys sinensis

Mammalia - Rodentia - Muridae

Taxonomy
Orientalomys sinensis was named by Qiu and Storch (2000). Its type specimen is IVPP V11928, a tooth (M1 sup. sin.), and it is not a trace fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2000Orientalomys sinensis Qiu and Storch p. 198

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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
infraorderMyodontaSchaub 1958
superfamilyMuroideaIlliger 1811
Eumuroida
familyMuridaeIlliger 1811
genusOrientalomysde Bruijn and van der Meulen 1975
speciessinensis

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
Z. Qiu and G. Storch 2000Small-sized species. Cusps t4 and t5 on M1-2 well-separated by a deep valley, M1 3-rooted, main scups of m1-2 arranged in chevrons and only weakly alternating.