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Ophiomys taylori

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Taxonomy
Nebraskomys taylori was named by Hibbard (1959). Its type locality is Hagerman (USGS 19216), which is in a Blancan terrestrial horizon in Idaho.

It was recombined as Mimomys taylori by Repenning (1987); it was recombined as Ophiomys taylori by Hibbard and Zakrzewski (1967), Zakrzewski (1969), Kurten and Anderson (1980) and Martin et al. (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1959Nebraskomys taylori Hibbard
1959Pliophenacomys idahoensis Hibbard
1967Ophiomys taylori Hibbard and Zakrzewski
1969Ophiomys taylori Zakrzewski
1980Ophiomys taylori Kurten and Anderson p. 254
1987Mimomys taylori Repenning
2002Ophiomys taylori Martin 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
genusOphiomysForsyth-Major 1902
speciestaylori()

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