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Microtus quasiater

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Taxonomy
Microtus quasiater was named by Miller (1896) [named as a subspecies of Arvicola pinetorum by Coues 1874; raised to species level; combination retained by van der Meulen 1978, Hall 1981].

It was recombined as Pitymys quasiater by Repenning (1983) and Repenning and Grady (1988).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1896Microtus quasiater Miller
1983Pitymys quasiater Repenning
1988Pitymys quasiater Repenning and Grady
2006Microtus quasiater Bell and Bever p. 376

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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()
infraorderCynodontia()
RankNameAuthor
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
speciesquasiaterMiller 1896

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