Otospermophilus

From Wikispecies
Jump to: navigation, search
Otospermophilus variegatus
Grand Canyon, AZ, USA

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Sciuromorpha

Main Page
Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Chordata Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Amniota
Cladus: Synapsida
Informal group: Pelycosauria
Cladus: Eupelycosauria
Ordo: Therapsida
Cladus: Theriodontia
Cladus: Cynodontia
Cladus: Mammaliaformes
Classis: Mammalia
Subclassis: Trechnotheria
Infraclassis: Zatheria
Supercohort: Theria
Cohort: Placentalia
Ordo: Rodentia
Subordo: Sciuromorpha

Familia: Sciuridae
Subfamilia: Xerinae
Tribus: Marmotini
Genus: Otospermophilus
Species: O. atricapillus – O. beecheyi – O. variegatus

Name[edit]

Otospermophilus Brandt, 1844

References[edit]

  • Kristofer M. Helgen; F. Russell Cole; Lauren E. Helgen; Don E. Wilson 2009: Generic Revision in the Holarctic Ground Squirrel Genus Spermophilus. Journal of Mammalogy, 90(2):270–305, 2009 PDF

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Otospermophilus