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Parascalops

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

Taxonomy
Parascalops was named by True (1894). It is extant.

It was assigned to Urotrichini by Van Valen (1967); and to Talpidae by True (1894), Yates and Schmidly (1975), Kurten and Anderson (1980) and Carroll (1988).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Parascalops True
1967Parascalops Van Valen
1975Parascalops Yates and Schmidly p. 902
1980Parascalops Kurten and Anderson p. 114
1988Parascalops 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)
genusParascalopsTrue 1894

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