Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Eulipotyphla 

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
Cladus: Cynodontia
Cladus: Eucynodontia
Cladus: Probainognathia
Cladus: Prozostrodontia
Cladus: Mammaliaformes
Classis: Mammalia
Subclassis: Trechnotheria
Infraclassis: Zatheria
Supercohors: Theria
Cohors: Eutheria
Infraclassis: Placentalia
Cladus: Boreoeutheria
Superordo: Laurasiatheria
Ordo: Eulipotyphla

Familia: Soricidae
Subfamilia: Soricinae
Tribus: Soricini
Genus: Sorex
Species: Sorex ibarrai

Name edit

Holotype: CMNH 113283, adult ♀, skin, skull, and partial postcranial skeleton.

Type locality: “Guatemala, Departamento de El Progreso, Municipio San Augustín Acasaguastlan [sic], Reserva de Biosfera Sierra de las Minas, Cerro Pinalón, Camino de las Torres, 2700 m; 15°4'54" N, 89°55'59" W.

Combinations edit

  • Sorex veraepacis ibarrai Matson & McCarthy, 2005: 68 [original combination]
  • Sorex ibarrai: Matson & Ordóñez-Garza, 2017: 478 [name combination, elevate to species]

References edit

Primary references edit

  • Matson, J.O. & McCarthy, T.J. 2005. A new subspecies of Verapaz shrew (Sorex veraepacis) from Guatemala. pp. 63–70 in Merritt, J.F., Churchfield, S., Hutterer, R. & Sheftel, B.I. (eds.), Advances in the Biology of Shrews II. Special Publication of the International Society of Shrew Biologists 1.
  • Matson, J.O. & Ordóñez-Garza, N. 2017. The taxonomic status of Long-tailed shrews (Mammalia: genus Sorex) from Nuclear Central America. Zootaxa 4236(3): 461–483. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4236.3.3. Reference page

Additional references edit

Vernacular names edit

English: Ibarra’s Shrew