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Perognathoides eurekensis

Mammalia - Rodentia - Heteromyidae

Taxonomy
Perognathoides eurekensis was named by Lindsay (1972). Its type locality is Eureka, which is in a Barstovian terrestrial horizon in the Barstow Formation of California.

It was recombined as Cupidinimus eurekensis by Korth (1979), Whistler (1984) and Sutton and Korth (1995).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Perognathoides eurekensis Lindsay
1979Cupidinimus eurekensis Korth
1984Cupidinimus eurekensis Whistler
1995Cupidinimus eurekensis Sutton and 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
genusPerognathoides
specieseurekensis

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