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Tapomys tapensis

Mammalia - Rodentia - Ischyromyidae

Taxonomy
Ischyrotomus tapensis was named by Wilson (1940). Its type locality is Tapo Canyon (Upper), which is in an Uintan terrestrial horizon in the Sespe Formation of California.

It was recombined as Leptotomus tapensis by Black (1971); it was recombined as Tapomys tapensis by Wood (1962) and Wood (1976).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Ischyrotomus tapensis Wilson
1962Tapomys tapensis Wood
1971Leptotomus tapensis Black
1976Tapomys tapensis Wood

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
familyIschyromyidaeAlston 1876
genusTapomys
speciestapensis()

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