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Mammalia - Rodentia
It was assigned to Caviomorpha by Wood (1958) and Wood and Patterson (1959); to Hystricognathi by Vucetich (1989); to Hystricognathi by Vucetich et al. (2010); to Caviomorpha by Huchon and Douzery (2001) and Bertrand et al. (2012); and to Caviomorpha by Carroll (1988), Nowak (1999) and Vucetich et al. (2015).
|Year||Name and author|
|1958||Chinchilloidea Wood p. 172|
|1959||Chinchilloidea Wood and Patterson|
|2001||Chinchilloidea Huchon and Douzery p. 246|
|2010||Chinchilloidea Vucetich et al.|
|2012||Chinchilloidea Bertrand et al.|
|2015||Chinchilloidea Vucetich et al.|
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