Pogonomelomys

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Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Muroidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Cladus: Synapsida
Cladus: Eupelycosauria
Cladus: Sphenacodontia
Cladus: Sphenacodontoidea
Ordo: Therapsida
Cladus: Theriodontia
Subordo: Cynodontia
Infraordo: Eucynodontia
Cladus: Probainognathia
Cladus: Prozostrodontia
Cladus: Mammaliaformes
Classis: Mammalia
Subclassis: Trechnotheria
Infraclassis: Zatheria
Supercohort: Theria
Cohort: Eutheria
Cohort: Placentalia
Superordo: Boreoeutheria
Superordo: Euarchontoglires
Ordo: Rodentia
Subordo: Myomorpha
Superfamilia: Muroidea

Familia: Muridae
Subfamilia: Murinae
Genus: Pogonomelomys
Species (3): P. brassi – P. bruijni – P. mayeri

Name[edit]

Type species: Melomys mayeri Rothschild & Dollman, 1932, by original designation.


Taxonomic note

Described as a subgenus of Melomys, was elevate to genus by Tate & Archbold (1941: 5).

References[edit]

Primary references[edit]

Additional references[edit]

  • Menzies, J.I. 1990. A systematic revision of Pogonomelomys (Rodentia: Muridae) of New Guinea. Science in New Guinea 16: 118–137.
  • Helgen, K.M. 2007. A taxonomic and geographic overview of the mammals of Papua. pp. 689–749 in Marshall, A.J. & Beehler, B.M. (eds.). The Ecology of Papua. Singapore: Periplus Editions. 749 pp.

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