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Peridiomys rusticus

Mammalia - Rodentia - Heteromyidae

Taxonomy
Peridiomys rusticus was named by Matthew (1924) [genotype]. Its type locality is Far Surface Quarry, which is in a Hemingfordian terrestrial horizon in the Olcott Formation of Nebraska. It is the type species of Peridiomys.

It was recombined as Diprionomys rusticus by Hall (1930).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Peridiomys rusticus Matthew
1930Diprionomys rusticus Hall
1975Peridiomys rusticus Storer
1977Peridiomys rusticus Skinner et al.
1995Peridiomys rusticus Sutton and Korth
1997Peridiomys rusticus Korth

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
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
superfamilyGeomyoideaBonaparte 1845
familyHeteromyidaeGray 1868
genusPeridiomys
speciesrusticus

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