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Liomys  Merriam, 1902
Taxonomic Serial No.: 180249

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Spiny Pocket Mice [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2012   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderRodentia Bowdich, 1821 – esquilo, preá, rato, roedor, rongeurs, rodents  
                                  SuborderCastorimorpha A. E. Wood, 1955  
                                     FamilyHeteromyidae Gray, 1868 – heteromyid rodents, Kangaroo Mice, Kangaroo Rats, Pocket Mice  
                                        SubfamilyHeteromyinae Gray, 1868  
                                           GenusLiomys Merriam, 1902 – Spiny Pocket Mice  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Liomys adspersus (Peters, 1874) – Panamanian Spiny Pocket Mouse, Peters' Spiny Pocket Mouse 
                                              Species Liomys irroratus (Gray, 1868) – Ratón-espinoso mexicano, Mexican Spiny Pocket Mouse 
                                              Species Liomys pictus (Thomas, 1893) – Painted Spiny Pocket Mouse