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Pudu (pudus)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Cervidae

Taxonomy
Pudu was named by Gray (1850). It is extant.

It was assigned to Pudini by Hershkovitz (1982); to Odocoileini by Grubb (2000); and to Cervidae by Gonzalez et al. (2014).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1850Pudu Gray
1877Pudua Garrod p. 18
1982Pudu Hershkovitz p. 8
2000Pudu Grubb p. 302
2014Pudu Gonzalez et al. p. 483

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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()
orderUngulata(Linnaeus 1766)
orderArtiodactyla()
Ruminantiamorpha
Ruminantia(Scopoli 1777)
Pecora()
familyCervidae
genusPuduGray 1850

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