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Mammalia - Rodentia - Sciuridae
It was recombined as Eutamias obscurus by Merriam (1897), Howell (1929), Callahan (1975) and Hall (1981); it was synonymized subjectively with Tamias merriami by Blankenship and Bradley (1984); it was recombined as Neotamias obscurus by Piaggio and Spicer (2001).
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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.