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Mammalia - Rodentia - Sciuridae
It was recombined as Tamias (Neotamias) ateles by Bryant (1945); it was recombined as Nototamias ateles by Pratt and Morgan (1989); it was recombined as Tamias ateles by James (1963), Black (1963), Lindsay (1972), Sutton and Korth (1995) and Schiebout and Ting (2000).
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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.
|M. D. Bryant 1945||Teeth small, size about as in Tamias quadrivittatus inyoensis; protoconules absent; protolophs not greatly constricted at junction with protocone; metaconules smaller than in existing species of Neotamias; mesostyles relatively large; posterointernal part of m3 large|