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Centralomys

Mammalia - Rodentia - Muridae

Taxonomy
Castillomys (Centralomys) was named by de Guili (1989). It is not extant.

It was reranked as Centralomys by Martín Suárez and Mein (1991) and Sen (1998).

It was assigned to Castillomys by de Guili (1989); and to Muridae by Martín Suárez and Mein (1991) and Sen (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Castillomys (Centralomys) de Guili
1991Centralomys Martín Suárez and Mein
1998Centralomys Sen

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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
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
infraorderMyodontaSchaub 1958
superfamilyMuroideaIlliger 1811
Eumuroida
familyMuridaeIlliger 1811
genusCentralomys(de Guili 1989)

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
E. Martín Suárez and P. Mein 1991Medium-sized Muridae. Teeth with voluminous cusps. Anteroconid of m1 symmetrical. Lower molars with very broad labial cingulums and reduced longitudinal spurs. Upper molars with weak longitudinal connections. M2 with four roots.