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Eucastor

Mammalia - Rodentia - Castoridae

Taxonomy
Eucastor was named by Allen (1877) [named as subgenus by Leidy 1858; first raised to genus level]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Castoridae by Allen (1877) and McKenna and Bell (1997); to Castoroidinae by Rybczynski (2007); and to Nothodipoidini by Korth (2007) and Korth (2008).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Eucastor Allen
1896Sigmogomphius Merriam
1997Eucastor McKenna and Bell
2007Eucastor Korth p. 118
2007Eucastor Rybczynski p. 7
2008Eucastor Korth p. 177

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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
superfamilyCastoroideaGray 1821
familyCastoridae
subfamilyCastoroidinaeAllen 1877
tribeNothodipoidini
genusEucastorAllen 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