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Castoridae Hemprich, 1820

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

Functions restricted to taxon Castoridae

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Included taxa

Number of records: 9

genus Castor Linnaeus, 1758
genus Castoroides Foster, 1838
genus Chalicomys Kaup, 1832
genus Eocastoroides Hibbard, 1937
genus Hystricops Stirton, 1935
genus Sinocastor Young, 1934
genus Steneofiber Geoffroy, 1833
genus Trogontherium Fischer von Waldheim, 1809
genus Zamolxifiber Radulesco and Samson 1967

Links and literature

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

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Explanations

extinct taxon