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Brachylagus idahoensis (pygmy rabbit)

Mammalia - Lagomorpha - Leporidae

Taxonomy
Lepus idahoensis was named by Merriam (1891). It is extant. It is the type species of Brachylagus.

It was recombined as Sylvilagus idahoensis by Grinnell et al. (1930), Orr (1940), Durant (1952), Miller (1976) and Hall (1981); it was recombined as Microlagus idahoensis by Gureev (1964); it was recombined as Brachylagus idahoensis by Lyon (1904), Nelson (1909), Kenner (1965), Dawson (1967), Kurten and Anderson (1980), Corbet (1983), Harris (1985), Wilson and Reeder (1993), Halanych and Robinson (1997), Ramos (1999) and Ramos (1999).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1891Lepus idahoensis Merriam
1904Brachylagus idahoensis Lyon
1909Brachylagus idahoensis Nelson
1930Sylvilagus idahoensis Grinnell and et al.
1940Sylvilagus idahoensis Orr
1952Sylvilagus idahoensis Durant
1964Microlagus idahoensis Gureev
1965Brachylagus idahoensis Kenner
1967Brachylagus idahoensis Dawson
1976Sylvilagus idahoensis Miller
1980Brachylagus idahoensis Kurten and Anderson p. 279
1981Sylvilagus idahoensis Hall
1983Brachylagus idahoensis Corbet
1985Brachylagus idahoensis Harris
1993Brachylagus idahoensis Wilson and Reeder
1997Brachylagus idahoensis Halanych and Robinson
1999Brachylagus idahoensis Ramos

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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()
Duplicidentata()
orderLagomorphaBrandt 1885
familyLeporidaeFischer de Waldheim 1817
subfamilyLeporinaeTrouessart 1880
genusBrachylagusLyon 1904
speciesidahoensis(Merriam 1891)

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