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Spermophilus wilsoni

Mammalia - Rodentia - Sciuridae

Taxonomy
Citellus wilsoni was named by Shotwell (1956). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is McKay Reservoir, which is in a Hemphillian pond sandstone in the McKay Formation of Oregon.

It was recombined as Otospermophilus wilsoni by Barnosky (1986); it was recombined as Spermophilus wilsoni by Shotwell (1968), Shotwell (1970), Wilson and Reeder (1993) and Korth (1994).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Citellus wilsoni Shotwell
1968Spermophilus wilsoni Shotwell
1970Spermophilus wilsoni Shotwell
1986Otospermophilus wilsoni Barnosky
1993Spermophilus wilsoni Wilson and Reeder
1994Spermophilus wilsoni Korth

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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()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
superfamilySciuroidea
familySciuridae
tribeMarmotini
genusSpermophilusCuvier 1825
specieswilsoni()

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