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Hesperoscalops rexroadi

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

Taxonomy
Hesperoscalops rexroadi was named by Hibbard (1941) [genotype]. Its type locality is Rexroad KU Locality 2a, which is in a Blancan terrestrial horizon in the Rexroad Formation of Kansas.

It was recombined as Scalopus rexroadi by Hutchison (1968), Kurten and Anderson (1980) and Dalquest (1983).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1941Hesperoscalops rexroadi Hibbard
1968Scalopus rexroadi Hutchison
1980Scalopus rexroadi Kurten and Anderson p. 115
1983Scalopus rexroadi Dalquest
1987Hesperoscalops rexroadi Tedford et al.

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderLipotyphlaHaeckel 1866
familyTalpidae(Fischer de Waldheim 1817)
genusHesperoscalops
speciesrexroadi

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