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Mustela erminea (stoat)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Mustelidae

Taxonomy
Mustela erminea was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Mustela erminea Linnaeus
1911Mustela erminea Thomas p. 139
1968Mustela erminea Kurten p. 101
1980Mustela erminea Kurten and Anderson p. 150
1989Mustela erminea Mead and Mead p. 147
2004Mustela erminea Marmi et al. p. 489
2004Mustela erminea Seymour

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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()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
suborderCaniformiaKretzoi 1943
familyMustelidaeFischer 1817
subfamilyMustelinaeFischer 1817
genusMustela
specieserminea

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