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Glires

Mammalia -

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Glires Linnaeus p. 56
1821Glires Gray p. 307
1825Glires Gray p. 341
1850Glires Bonaparte p. 1
1889Glires Cope p. 875
1891Glires Cope p. 5
1910Glires Gregory p. 465
1999Glires Waddell et al. p. cover
2001Glires Madsen et al. p. 610
2001Glires Waddell et al. p. 148
2006Glires Missiaen et al. p. 410
2007Glires Wible et al.
2010Glires Asher and Helgen p. 3 figs. Figure 1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
Glires()

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Maximum body mass: 4.22 kgs
Minimum body mass: 3 gg
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: scansorialsubc
Diet: insectivoreuc
Created: 2005-09-06 20:43:42
Modified: 2005-09-06 22:44:32
Source: s = species, g = genus, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Luo et al. 2003, Legendre 1988, Vizcaíno et al. 2010, Carroll 1988, Walton 1997, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Early/Lower Paleocene to the top of the Holocene or 66.00000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 61.7 Ma

Collections (5608 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Paleocene66.0 - 61.7China (Anhui) Heomys sp. (132940) Mimotona sp. (132943) Mimotona wana (132941)
Cenozoic66.0 - 0.0Mongolia (South Gobi Aimag) Rodentia sp. (137861)
Middle Paleocene61.7 - 58.7China (Anhui) Glires indet. (176614) Heomys orientalis, Mimotona wana (132939) Mimotona robusta (132942) Mina hui (179025)
Ti161.7 - 56.8Canada (Alberta) Mimotonidae indet. (14939)
Thanetian59.2 - 56.0Romania Rodentia indet. (83307)
Gashatan58.7 - 55.8China (Nei Mongol) Tribosphenomys minutus, Tribosphenomys secundus, Neimengomys qii, Eomylus bayanulanensis (71076)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8Mongolia (Omngov) Baenomys ambiguus, Eurymylus laticeps (133403) Mixodontia indet., Eurymylus laticeps (133008)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8China (Hubei) Hanomys malcolmi (176634)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8Mongolia Eurymylus sp., Eomylus zhigdenensis (133398) Mixodontia indet. (133399)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8China (Anhui) Mimotona sp. (133426) Sinomylus zhaii (86277)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8Mongolia (Omnogov) Eomylus zhigdenensis, Amar aleator (133396) Lagomorpha indet., Tribosphenomys secundus (37008)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8China (Xin-jiang (Sinkiang)) Eurymylidae sp. (176619)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8France (Oise) Ischyromyidae indet. (166598)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8Mongolia (Ovorhangai) Khaychina elongata (133401)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8China (Xinjiang) Taizimylus tongi (187360) Tribosphenomys minutus, Neimengomys qii (174687)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8China (Nei Mongol) Gomphos sp. (133393) Palaeomylus lii (133392) Rodentia indet., Tribosphenomys minutus, Eomylus bayanulanensis, Palaeomylus sp., Mimotona borealis (133389)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8USA (Wyoming) Microparamys cheradius (80579)
Late/Upper Paleocene58.7 - 55.8Kazakhstan (Chimkent) Kazygurtia clivosa, Asiaparamys sp., Asiaparamys shevyrevae (48888)
Clarkforkian56.8 - 55.8USA (Wyoming) Acritoparamys atavus (190416) Alagomys russelli, Paramys atavus (15072) Franimys amherstensis, Paramys excavatus, Paramys atavus (15154) Ischyromyidae indet., Paramys excavatus (15092) Paramyidae indet. (15093 154182) Paramys annectens (15197) Paramys atavus (15109 15126 15144 15147 15158 15165 15171 15172 15183 15189 15191 15198) Paramys excavatus (15100 15103 15107 15131 15135 15185) Paramys sp. (15075 15083 15094) Reithroparamys sp., Acritoparamys atwateri, Microparamys cheradius, Paramys taurus, Acritoparamys atavus, Microparamys sp. (15085) Rodentia indet. (15216)
Clarkforkian56.8 - 55.8USA (Colorado) Franimys sp. (15219) Paramys excavatus, Reithroparamys sp. (15346 15347)