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Graphiurus (Graphiurus)  Smuts, 1832
Taxonomic Serial No.: 951296

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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  
                                  SuborderSciuromorpha Brandt, 1855 – squirrels  
                                     FamilyGliridae Muirhead, 1819 – Dormice  
                                        SubfamilyGraphiurinae Winge, 1887  
                                           GenusGraphiurus Smuts, 1832 – African Dormice  
                                              SubgenusGraphiurus (Graphiurus) Smuts, 1832  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 Species Graphiurus angolensis de Winton, 1897 – Angolan African Dormouse 
                                                 Species Graphiurus christyi Dollman, 1914 – Christy's Dormouse, Christy's African Dormouse 
                                                 Species Graphiurus johnstoni (Thomas, 1898) – Johnston's African Dormouse 
                                                 Species Graphiurus kelleni (Reuvens, 1890) – Kellen's Dormouse, Savanna Dormouse, Kellen's African Dormouse 
                                                 Species Graphiurus lorraineus Dollman, 1910 – Lorraine's African Dormouse, Lorrain Dormouse 
                                                 Species Graphiurus microtis (Noack, 1887) – Small-eared Dormouse, Large Savanna African Dormouse 
                                                 Species Graphiurus monardi (St. Leger, 1936) – Monard's Dormouse, Monard's African Dormouse 
                                                 Species Graphiurus murinus (Desmarest, 1822) – Woodland Dormouse, Forest African Dormouse, Common African Dormouse 
                                                 Species Graphiurus ocularis (Smith, 1829) – Spectacled Dormouse, Spectacled African Dormouse 
                                                 Species Graphiurus platyops Thomas, 1897 – Rock Dormouse, Flat-headed African Dormouse 
                                                 Species Graphiurus rupicola (Thomas and Hinton, 1925) – Stone Dormouse, Rupicolous African Dormouse 
                                                 Species Graphiurus surdus Dollman, 1912 – Silent Dormouse, Short-eared African Dormouse 

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Family Gliridae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 2   
  Page(s): 819-841   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Reference for: Graphiurus (Graphiurus)   

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