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Tamias (Neotamias)  A. H. Howell, 1929
Taxonomic Serial No.: 930258

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
  Synonym(s): Neotamias A. H. Howell, 1929
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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  
                                  SuborderSciuromorpha Brandt, 1855 – squirrels  
                                     FamilySciuridae Fischer de Waldheim, 1817 – squirrels, marmots, chipmunks  
                                        SubfamilyXerinae Osborn, 1910  
                                           TribeMarmotini Pocock, 1923 – Holarctic ground squirrels  
                                              GenusTamias Illiger, 1811 – Chipmunks  
                                                 SubgenusTamias (Neotamias) A. H. Howell, 1929  
    Direct Children:  
                                                    Species Tamias alpinus Merriam, 1893 – Alpine Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias amoenus J. A. Allen, 1890 – Yellow-pine Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias bulleri J. A. Allen, 1889 – Buller's Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias canipes (V. Bailey, 1902) – Gray-footed Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias cinereicollis J. A. Allen, 1890 – Gray-collared Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias dorsalis Baird, 1855 – Cliff Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias durangae (J. A. Allen, 1903) – Durango Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias merriami J. A. Allen, 1889 – Merriam's Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias minimus Bachman, 1839 – tamia mineur, Least Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias obscurus J. A. Allen, 1890 – California Chipmunk, Dusky Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias ochrogenys (Merriam, 1897) – Yellow-cheeked Chipmunk, Redwood Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias palmeri (Merriam, 1897) – Palmer's Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias panamintinus Merriam, 1893 – Panamint Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias quadrimaculatus Gray, 1867 – Long-eared Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias quadrivittatus (Say, 1823) – Colorado Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias ruficaudus (A. H. Howell, 1920) – Red-tailed Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias rufus (Hoffmeister and Ellis, 1979) – Hopi Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias senex J. A. Allen, 1890 – Allen's Chipmunk, Shadow Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias siskiyou (A. H. Howell, 1922) – Siskiyou Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias sonomae (Grinnell, 1915) – Sonoma Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias speciosus Merriam, 1890 – Lodgepole Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias townsendii Bachman, 1839 – Townsend's Chipmunk 
                                                    Species Tamias umbrinus J. A. Allen, 1890 – Uinta Chipmunk 

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Thorington, Richard W., Jr., and Robert S. Hoffman / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Family Sciuridae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 2   
  Page(s): 754-818   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Reference for: Tamias (Neotamias)   

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