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Dipodomys ingens (giant kangaroo rat)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Heteromyidae

Taxonomy
Perodipus ingens was named by Merriam (1904). It is extant.

It was recombined as Dipodomys ingens by Kurten and Anderson (1980).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1904Perodipus ingens Merriam
1980Dipodomys ingens Kurten and Anderson p. 232

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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
subfamilyDipodomyinae
genusDipodomysGray 1841
speciesingens(Merriam 1904)

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