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Pliophenacomys primaevus

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Taxonomy
Phenacomys primaevus was named by Hibbard (1937) [type of subgenus Pliophenacomys; also said to be 1938]. Its type locality is Rexroad KU Locality 2, which is in a Blancan terrestrial horizon in the Rexroad Formation of Kansas.

It was recombined as Pliophenacomys primaevus by Hibbard (1972), Kurten and Anderson (1980) and Zakrzewski (1984).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Phenacomys primaevus Hibbard
1972Pliophenacomys primaevus Hibbard
1980Pliophenacomys primaevus Kurten and Anderson p. 256
1984Pliophenacomys primaevus Zakrzewski

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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
subfamilyMicrotinae
genusPliophenacomys
speciesprimaevus(Hibbard 1937)

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