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Neovison vison (mink)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Mustelidae

Taxonomy
Putorius vison was named by Schreber (1777). It is extant.

It was recombined as Mustela vison by Gidley (1913), Hay (1914), Hay (1923), Hay (1930), Hall (1936), Kurten and Anderson (1980), Mead and Mead (1989) and Marmi et al. (2004); it was recombined as Lutreola vison by Matthew (1915); it was recombined as Neovison vison by Baryshnikov (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1777Putorius vison Schreber
1913Mustela vison Gidley
1914Mustela vison Hay
1915Lutreola vison Matthew
1923Mustela vison Hay
1930Mustela vison Hay
1936Mustela vison Hall
1980Mustela vison Kurten and Anderson p. 151
1989Mustela vison Mead and Mead p. 150
2004Mustela vison Marmi et al. p. 489
2009Neovison vison Baryshnikov p. 75

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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
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
suborderCaniformiaKretzoi 1943
familyMustelidaeFischer 1817
genusNeovisonBaryshnikov and Abramov 1997
speciesvison(Schreber 1777)

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