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Chaetodipus formosus (long-tailed pocket mouse)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Heteromyidae

Taxonomy
Perognathus formosus was named by Merriam (1889). It is extant.

It was recombined as Chaetodipus formosus by Patton et al. (1981), Hafner and Hafner (1983) and Wilson and Reeder (1993).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Perognathus formosus Merriam
1981Chaetodipus formosus Patton and et al.
1983Chaetodipus formosus Hafner and Hafner
1993Chaetodipus formosus Wilson and Reeder

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
superfamilyGeomyoideaBonaparte 1845
familyHeteromyidaeGray 1868
genusChaetodipusMerriam 1889
speciesformosus(Merriam 1889)

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