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Nycticeius humeralis (evening bat)

Mammalia - Chiroptera - Vespertilionidae

Taxonomy
Vespertilio humeralis was named by Rafinesque (1818). It is extant.

It was recombined as Nycticeius humeralis by Sherman (1952), Kurten and Anderson (1980) and Rabon et al. (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1818Vespertilio humeralis Rafinesque
1952Nycticeius humeralis Sherman p. 88
1980Nycticeius humeralis Kurten and Anderson p. 124
2000Nycticeius humeralis Rabon et al. p. 62

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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
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
orderChiropteraBlumenbach 1779
suborderMicrochiropteraDobson 1875
superfamilyVespertilionoidea
familyVespertilionidae
genusNycticeiusRafinesque 1819
specieshumeralis(Rafinesque 1818)

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