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Castor peninsulatus

Mammalia - Rodentia - Castoridae

Taxonomy
Castor peninsulatus was named by Cope (1881).

It was recombined as Palaeocastor peninsulatus by Stirton (1935) and Xu (1996).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1856Steneofiber nebrascensis Leidy p. 89
1857Steneofiber nebrascensis Leidy p. 89
1869Palaeocastor nebrascensis Leidy
1881Castor peninsulatus Cope
1905Steneofiber nebrascensis Peterson p. 172
1907Steneofiber sciuroides Matthew
1909Steneofiber nebrascensis Matthew
1935Palaeocastor nebrascensis Stirton
1935Palaeocastor peninsulatus Stirton
1963Capacikala sciuroides Macdonald
1970Capacikala sciuroides Macdonald
1970Palaeocastor nebrascensis Macdonald
1979Palaeocastor nebrascensis Nichols
1980Palaeocastor nebrascensis Wood
1996Palaeocastor nebrascensis Xu
1996Palaeocastor peninsulatus Xu

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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
subfamilyCastorinae
genusCastor
speciespeninsulatusCope 1881

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