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Condylura (star-nosed mole)

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

Taxonomy
Condylura was named by Illinger (1811). It is extant.

It was assigned to Talpina by Gray (1825); to Condylurini by Van Valen (1967); and to Talpidae by Illinger (1811), Yates and Schmidly (1975), Kurten and Anderson (1980) and Carroll (1988).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1811Condylura Illinger
1821Talpasorex Schinz
1825Condylura Gray p. 339
1825Astromycter Harris
1830Rhinaster Wagler
1967Condylura Van Valen
1975Condylura Yates and Schmidly p. 902
1980Condylura Kurten and Anderson p. 113
1988Condylura Carroll

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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
orderLipotyphlaHaeckel 1866
familyTalpidae(Fischer de Waldheim 1817)
genusCondyluraIllinger 1811

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