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Desmana verestchagini

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

Taxonomy
Desmana verestchagini was named by Topachevski (1961). It is not extant.

It was recombined as Archaeodesmana verestchagini by Martín-Suárez et al. (2001).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1961Desmana verestchagini Topachevski
1963Desmana verestchagini Topachevskiy
1985Desmana verestchagini Rümke p. 186
2001Archaeodesmana verestchagini Martín-Suárez et al. p. 547

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderLipotyphlaHaeckel 1866
familyTalpidae(Fischer de Waldheim 1817)
genusDesmanaGuldenstaedt 1777
speciesverestchaginiTopachevski 1961

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
C. G. Rümke 1985The mean length of the p2 is about 1.80 mm, the mean length of the p3 is aobut 1.55 mm, the mean length of the p4 is about 2.10 mm; the p2/p3 ratio is about 1.16. The p1 is single rooted.The mean length of the C is about 1.32 mm, the mean length of the P2 is about 2.00 mm, the mean length of the P3 is about 1.71 mm, the P2/P3 ratio is about 1.17. The P1 is single rooted.