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Yoderimyinae

Mammalia - Rodentia - Eomyidae

Taxonomy
Yoderimyinae was named by Wood (1955). Its type is Yoderimys.

It was assigned to Eomyidae by Wood (1955).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1955Yoderimyinae Wood p. 519

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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()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
superfamilyGeomyoideaBonaparte 1845
familyEomyidaeWinge 1887
subfamilyYoderimyinae
subfamilyYoderimyinae

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
A. E. Wood 1955Eomyids in which P3 has been retained; upper cheek teeth progressively characterized by an antero-posterior connection between the paracone and metacone along the buccal margin; mesoloph and mesolophid show variable but unusual attachments; anterior cingula of both upper and lower teeth very long; cusps plump and not reduced to narrow crests.