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Cricetodon jotae

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Taxonomy
Cricetodon jotae was named by Mein and Freudenthal (1971). Its type specimen is IPMC MA 983, a tooth (M1 sup, sin.), and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Manchones, which is in the Miocene of horizon Spain.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Cricetodon jotae Mein and Freudenthal pp. 9, 18

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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()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
infraorderMyodontaSchaub 1958
superfamilyMuroideaIlliger 1811
familyCricetidaeFischer von Waldheim 1817
subfamilyCricetodontinaeStehlin and Schaub 1951
genusCricetodonLartet 1851
speciesjotae

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
P. Mein and M. Freudenthal 1971Plus grand que C. meini; le métalophulide postérieur est plus rare que chez C. meini, le métalophulide antérieur par contre est plus fréquent; les ectolophes sont plus développés, mais aucune ectolophe ne forme une connection continue.