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Sylvilagus nuttallii (mountain cottontail)

Mammalia - Lagomorpha - Leporidae

Taxonomy
Lepus nuttalli was named by Bachman (1837). It is extant.

It was recombined as Sylvilagus nuttallii by Heaton (1985).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1837Lepus nuttalli Bachman
1980Sylvilagus nuttalli Kurten and Anderson p. 280
1985Sylvilagus nuttallii Heaton p. 353

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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
genusSylvilagusGray 1867
speciesnuttallii(Bachman 1837)

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