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Neotamias senex

Mammalia - Rodentia - Sciuridae

Taxonomy
Tamias senex was named by Allen (1890). It is extant.

It was recombined as Eutamias senex by Merriam (1897), Howell (1929) and Hall (1981); it was synonymized subjectively with Tamias townsendii by Levenson and Hoffmann (1984); it was recombined as Neotamias senex by Piaggio and Spicer (2001).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1890Tamias senex Allen
1897Eutamias senex Merriam
1929Eutamias senex Howell
1981Eutamias senex Hall
1985Tamias senex Kain
1987Tamias senex Sutton
2000Tamias senex Piaggio and Spicer
2001Neotamias senex Piaggio and Spicer

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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
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
superfamilySciuroidea
familySciuridae
tribeMarmotini
genusNeotamiasHowell 1929
speciessenex(Allen 1890)

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