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Uriscus californicus

Mammalia - Rodentia - Reithroparamyidae

Taxonomy
Uriscus californicus was named by Wood (1962) [genotype]. Its type locality is San Diego Mission (CIT 249-S), which is in an Uintan terrestrial horizon in the undifferentiated Friars Formation of California. It is the type species of Uriscus.

It was recombined as Reithroparamys californicus by Black (1971) and Black and Sutton (1984).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1962Uriscus californicus Wood
1971Reithroparamys californicus Black
1974Uriscus californicus Wood
1984Reithroparamys californicus Black and Sutton
1994Uriscus californicus Korth
1996Uriscus californicus Emry and Korth

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
superfamilySciuroidea
familyReithroparamyidaeWood 1962
genusUriscus
speciescalifornicus

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