Scolomys ucayalensis

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TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Muroidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Cladus: Synapsida
Cladus: Eupelycosauria
Cladus: Sphenacodontia
Cladus: Sphenacodontoidea
Cladus: Therapsida
Cladus: Theriodontia
Subordo: Cynodontia
Infraordo: Eucynodontia
Cladus: Probainognathia
Cladus: Prozostrodontia
Cladus: Mammaliaformes
Classis: Mammalia
Subclassis: Trechnotheria
Infraclassis: Zatheria
Supercohors: Theria
Cohors: Eutheria
Infraclassis: Placentalia
Cladus: Boreoeutheria
Superordo: Euarchontoglires
Ordo: Rodentia
Subordo: Myomorpha
Superfamilia: Muroidea

Familia: Cricetidae
Subfamilia: Sigmodontinae
Tribe: Oryzomyini
Genus: Scolomys
Species: Scolomys ucayalensis

NameEdit

  • Scolomys ucayalensis Pacheco, 1991: 1

Holotype: MUSM 7454, adult ♂, skin and skull.

Type locality: “Centro de Invesgicationes ‘Jenaro Herrera’, 2.8 km E of Jenaro Herrera, department of Loreto, right bank of the Ucayali river; at 135 m elev.; 73°39′W, 04°52′S,” Peru.

SynonymsEdit

  • Scolomys juruaense Patton & Silva, 1994: 324 [synonymised by Goméz-Laverde, Anderson & García, 2004: 132]

Holotype: MPEG 23824, adult ♀, skin and skull.

Type locality: “Seringal Condor, left bank Rio Juruá, Amazonas, Brazil 70°51′W, 6°45′S.”

ReferencesEdit

Primary referencesEdit

  • Pacheco, V. 1991. A new species of Scolomys (Muridae: Sigmodontinae) from Peru. Publicaciones del Museo de Historia Natural, UNMSM Serie (A) Zoología 37: 1–3.
  • Patton, J.L. & Silva, M.N.F. 1995. A review of the spiny mouse genus Scolomys (Rodentia: Muridae: Sigmodontinae) with the description of a new species from the western Amazon of Brazil. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 108(3): 319–337.
  • Gómez-Laverde, M., Anderson, R.P. & García, L.F. 2004. Integrated systematic reevaluation of the Amazonian genus Scolomys (Rodentia: Sigmodontinae). Mammalian Biology 69: 119–140.

Vernacular namesEdit

English: Ucayali Spiny Mouse