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Ondatra minor

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Taxonomy
Dolomys minor was named by Kretzoi (1955) [originally named as O. idahoensis minor by R Wilson 1933; moved with that species to Pliopotamys by Hibbard 1941b].

It was synonymized subjectively with Pliopotamys idahoensis by Hibbard (1956) and Hibbard (1957); it was recombined as Pliopotamys minor by Hibbard (1959), Zakrzewski (1969), Kurten and Anderson (1980) and Martin (1993); it was synonymized subjectively with Ondatra zibethicus by Martin (1993); it was recombined as Ondatra minor by Martin (1996).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1955Dolomys minor Kretzoi
1959Pliopotamys minor Hibbard
1969Pliopotamys minor Zakrzewski
1980Pliopotamys minor Kurten and Anderson p. 265
1993Pliopotamys minor Martin
1996Ondatra minor Martin

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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
familyArvicolinae
tribeOndatrini()
genusOndatraLink 1795
speciesminor(Kretzoi 1955)

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