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Heteromys (Heteromys)  Desmarest, 1817
Taxonomic Serial No.: 900638

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                                           GenusHeteromys Desmarest, 1817 – Forest Spiny Pocket Mice  
                                              SubgenusHeteromys (Heteromys) Desmarest, 1817  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 Species Heteromys anomalus (Thompson, 1815) – Caribbean Spiny Pocket Mouse, Trinidad Spiny Pocket Mouse 
                                                 Species Heteromys australis Thomas, 1901 – Southern Spiny Pocket Mouse 
                                                 Species Heteromys catopterius Anderson and Gutiérrez, 2009 – Overlook Spiny Pocket Mouse 
                                                 Species Heteromys desmarestianus Gray, 1868 – Desmarest's Spiny Pocket Mouse 
                                                 Species Heteromys gaumeri J. A. Allen and Chapman, 1897 – Gaumer's Spiny Pocket Mouse 
                                                 Species Heteromys goldmani Merriam, 1902 – Goldman's Spiny Pocket Mouse 
                                                 Species Heteromys nubicolens Anderson, 2006 – Cloud-dwelling Spiny Pocket Mouse 
                                                 Species Heteromys oasicus Anderson, 2003 – Paraguaná Spiny Pocket Mouse 
                                                 Species Heteromys oresterus Harris, 1932 – Mountain Spiny Pocket Mouse 
                                                 Species Heteromys teleus Anderson and Jarrín-V., 2002 – Ecuadoran Spiny Pocket Mouse 

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Rogers, Duke S., and Malinda W. González  
  Publication Date: 2010   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogenetic relationships among spiny pocket mice (Heteromys) inferred from mitochondrial and nuclear sequence data   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Mammalogy, vol. 91, no. 4   
  Page(s): 914-930   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0022-2372   
  Notes: doi: 10.1644/09-MAMM-A-287.1   
  Reference for: Heteromys (Heteromys)   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2   
  Page(s): 2142   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Reference for: Heteromys (Heteromys)   

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