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Cynomys gunnisoni (Gunnison's prairie dog)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Sciuridae

Taxonomy
Spermophilus gunnisoni was named by Baird (1855) [also said to be 1858]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Cynomys gunnisoni by Baird (1858), Hollister (1916), Kurten and Anderson (1980), Hall (1981) and Goodwin (1995).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1855Spermophilus gunnisoni Baird
1858Cynomys gunnisoni Baird
1916Cynomys gunnisoni Hollister
1980Cynomys gunnisoni Kurten and Anderson p. 219
1981Cynomys gunnisoni Hall
1995Cynomys gunnisoni Goodwin

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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
superfamilySciuroidea
familySciuridae
tribeMarmotini
genusCynomysRafinesque 1817
speciesgunnisoni(Baird 1855)

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