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Brachyerix incertis

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Erinaceidae

Taxonomy
Talpa incerta was named by Matthew (1924). Its type locality is Trojan Quarry, which is in a Hemingfordian terrestrial horizon in the Olcott Formation of Nebraska.

It was recombined as Brachyerix incertis by Rich and Rich (1971), Storer (1975) and Rich (1981).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Talpa incerta Matthew
1942Metechinus fergusoni Henshaw
1971Brachyerix incertis Rich and Rich
1975Brachyerix incertis Storer
1981Brachyerix incertis Rich

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderLipotyphlaHaeckel 1866
familyErinaceidaeFischer von Waldheim 1817
subfamilyBrachyericinaeButler 1948
genusBrachyerixMatthew 1933
speciesincertis(Matthew 1924)

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