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Amblysomus (African golden mole)

Mammalia - Chrysochloridae

Taxonomy
Amblysomus was named by Pomel (1848). It is extant.

It was assigned to Chrysochloridae by Van Valen (1967), Carroll (1988) and Gilbert et al. (2006).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1848Amblysomus Pomel p. 247
1867Calcochloris Mivart
1907Chrysotrica Broom
1942Huetia Forcart
1967Amblysomus Van Valen
1988Amblysomus Carroll
2006Amblysomus Gilbert et al. p. 794

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
AfrotheriaStanhope et al. 1998
Afroinsectivora
superfamilyTenrecoideaMcDowell 1958
familyChrysochloridaeGray 1825
genusAmblysomusPomel 1848

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