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Castor (beaver)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Castoridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Castor Linnaeus p. 58
1811Castor Illiger p. 89
1825Castor Gray p. 341
1860Castor Leidy p. 111
1902Castor Hay p. 721
1967Castor Wilson p. 209
1980Castor Kurten and Anderson p. 237
1989Castor Shoshani et al. p. 436
1997Castor McKenna and Bell
2007Castor Rybczynski p. 7

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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
superfamilyCastoroideaGray 1821
familyCastoridae
subfamilyCastorinae
genusCastor

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