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Franimys buccatus

Mammalia - Rodentia - Paramyidae

Taxonomy
Plesiarctomys buccatus was named by Cope (1877) [also said to be 1874]. Its type specimen is U.S.N.M. No. 1129, a maxilla (right maxilla), and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Paramys buccatus by Roger (1896), Matthew (1910), Matthew (1918) and Wilson (1949); it was recombined as Sciuravus buccatus by Matthew (1909) and Reeside (1924); it was recombined as Franimys buccatus by Wood (1962) and Korth (1984).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Plesiarctomys buccatus Cope
1896Paramys buccatus Roger
1907Plesiarctomys buccatus Loomis
1909Sciuravus buccatus Matthew
1910Paramys buccatus Matthew
1918Paramys buccatus Matthew
1924Sciuravus buccatus Reeside, Jr.
1949Paramys buccatus Wilson
1962Franimys buccatus Wood
1984Franimys buccatus Korth

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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
familyParamyidaeMiller and Gidley 1918
subfamilyReithroparamyinaeWood 1962
genusFranimys
speciesbuccatus(Cope 1877)

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