Taxon profile


Sciuromorpha Brandt, 1855

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Rodentia - rodents

Scientific synonyms

Sciurognathi (partim.) p

Included taxa

Number of records: 13

family Aplodontidae Brandt, 1855
family Ischyromyidae Alston, 1876
family Sciuridae Fischer de Waldheim, 1817 - squirrels

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family Allomyidae Marsh, 1877
family Castoridae Hemprich, 1820 - beavers
family Mylagaulidae Cope, 1881
family Theridomyidae Alston, 1876
family Heteromyidae Gray, 1868 - pocket mice
family Reithroparamyidae Wood, 1962
family Spalacidae Gray, 1821
family Eutypomyidae Miller & Gidley, 1918
family Rhizospalacidae Thaler, 1966
family Paramyidae Miller & Gidley, 1918

Links and literature

CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Sciurognathi]

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p part of an original larger group

extinct taxon