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Knightomys depressus

Mammalia - Rodentia - Sciuravidae

Taxonomy
Sciuravus depressus was named by Loomis (1907).

It was recombined as Knightomys depressus by Wood (1965), Korth (1984) and Ivy (1990).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1907Sciuravus depressus Loomis
1962Microparamys cathedralis Wood
1962Microparamys lysitensis Wood
1965Knightomys depressus Wood
1984Knightomys depressus Korth
1990Knightomys depressus Ivy

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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
infraorderProtrogomorphaZittel 1893
familySciuravidaeMiller and Gidley 1918
genusKnightomys
speciesdepressus(Loomis 1907)

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