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Peromyscus leucopus (white-footed mouse)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Taxonomy
Musculus leucopus was named by Rafinesque (1818). It is extant.

It was recombined as Peromyscus leucopus by Dalquest and Roth (1970), Kurten and Anderson (1980) and Dalquest and Schultz (1992).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1818Musculus leucopus Rafinesque
1970Peromyscus leucopus Dalquest and Roth p. 226
1980Peromyscus leucopus Kurten and Anderson p. 245
1992Peromyscus leucopus Dalquest and Schultz

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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()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
infraorderMyodontaSchaub 1958
superfamilyMuroideaIlliger 1811
familyCricetidaeFischer von Waldheim 1817
subfamilyCricetinaeFischer von Waldheim 1817
genusPeromyscusGloger 1841
speciesleucopus(Rafinesque 1818)

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