Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Lasiurus borealis

Mammalia - Chiroptera - Vespertilionidae

Taxonomy
Vespertilio borealis was named by Muller (1776).

It was recombined as Atalapha borealis by Rhoades (1895); it was recombined as Lasiurus borealis by Sherman (1952), Kurten and Anderson (1980) and Rabon et al. (2000).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

View classification of included taxa

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1776Vespertilio borealis Muller
1895Atalapha borealis Rhoades
1952Lasiurus borealis Sherman p. 88
1980Lasiurus borealis Kurten and Anderson p. 122
2000Lasiurus borealis Rabon et al. p. 60

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

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
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
orderChiropteraBlumenbach 1779
suborderMicrochiropteraDobson 1875
superfamilyVespertilionoidea
familyVespertilionidae
genusLasiurusGray 1831
speciesborealis(Muller 1776)

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