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Microtus (vole)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Taxonomy

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1798Microtus Schrank
1831Pitymys McMurtrie
1858Pedomys Baird
1863Phaiomys Blyth
1867Terricola Fatio
1871Arvicola didelta Cope
1871Arvicola involuta Cope
1871Arvicola didelta Cope p. 89
1896Microtus didelta Cope
1899Microtus dideltus Cope
1912Pitymys Miller
1933Blanfordimys Argyropulo
1935Microtus Schultz and Howard p. 282
1974Pitymys Martin
1974Pitymys dideltus Martin
1974Pitymys involutus Martin
1978Microtus (Pedomys) van der Meulen
1980Microtus Kurten and Anderson p. 258
1983Pitymys Repenning
1985Pitymys Zakrzewski
1988Pitymys Barnosky and Rasmussen
1988Pitymys Repenning and Grady
1989Microtus Shoshani et al. p. 436
1990Pedomys Pfaff
1990Pitymys Pfaff
1992Pedomys Repenning
1995Pedomys Morgan and White
1995Pitymys Morgan and White
1997Microtus McKenna and Bell
1997Pedomys McKenna and Bell
1997Pitymys McKenna and Bell
1997Terricola McKenna and Bell
2002Microtus Czaplewski et al. p. 102
2004Microtus Seymour
2006Microtus Galewski et al.

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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()
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
familyArvicolinae
tribeArvicoliniGiebel 1855
genusMicrotusSchrank 1798

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