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Microdyromys

Mammalia - Rodentia - Gliridae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Microdyromys de Bruijn p. 68
1986Myolidus Alvarez Sierra
1986Microdyromys Lalaï
1995Microdyromys Daams and de Bruijn p. 10
1997Microdyromys Kowalski
1997Microdryomys McKenna and Bell
2000Microdyromys Pickford et al. p. 258
2005Microdyromys Vasileiadou and Koufos p. 205

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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()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
familyGliridaeMuirhead 1819
subfamilyDryomyinaede Bruijn 1967
genusMicrodyromysde Bruijn 1966

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
R. Daams and H. de Bruijn 1995Small Gliridac with cheek teeth that have a concave occlusal surface.
Lingual side of uppcr check teeth ornamented. The four main ridges of M1, M2 and M3 are connected to an endoloph. Anterior centroloph of M1 and M2 longer than the posterior centroloph. P4 and M3 relatively large compared to other genera. The accessory ridges are lower than the main ridges.