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Pseudotomus petersoni

Mammalia - Rodentia - Ischyromyidae

Taxonomy
Paramys petersoni was named by Matthew (1910). Its type locality is Kennedy's Hole, which is in an Uintan terrestrial horizon in the Uinta Formation of Utah.

It was recombined as Ischyrotomus petersoni by Hay (1930), Wilson (1940) and Wood (1962); it was recombined as Pseudotomus petersoni by Korth (1985), Wahlert (2000) and Dunn and Rasmussen (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1910Paramys petersoni Matthew
1930Ischyrotomus petersoni Hay
1940Ischyrotomus petersoni Wilson
1962Ischyrotomus petersoni Wood
1985Pseudotomus petersoni Korth
2000Pseudotomus petersoni Wahlert
2007Pseudotomus petersoni Dunn and Rasmussen p. 988

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
familyIschyromyidaeAlston 1876
subfamilyParamyinaeSimpson 1945
tribeManitshiniSimpson
genusPseudotomus
speciespetersoni(Matthew 1910)

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