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Myodes  Pallas, 1811
Taxonomic Serial No.: 970223

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Clethrionomys Tilesius, 1850
    Phaulomys Thomas, 1905
    Craseomys Miller, 1900
    Evotomys Coues, 1874
    Glareomys Rasorenova, 1952
    Neoaschizomys Tokuda, 1935
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   

 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  
                                  SuborderMyomorpha Brandt, 1855 – Rats, souris, Mice, Rats, Voles, Gerbils, Hamsters, Lemmings  
                                     SuperfamilyMuroidea Illiger, 1811  
                                        FamilyCricetidae Fischer, 1817  
                                           SubfamilyArvicolinae Gray, 1821 – arvicoline rodents  
                                              GenusMyodes Pallas, 1811  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 SpeciesMyodes andersoni (Thomas, 1905) – Anderson's Red-backed Vole, Japanese Red-backed Vole 
                                                 SpeciesMyodes californicus (Merriam, 1890) – California Red-backed Mouse, Western Red-backed Vole 
                                                 SpeciesMyodes centralis (Miller, 1906) – Tien Shan Red-backed Vole 
                                                 SpeciesMyodes gapperi (Vigors, 1830) – Southern Red-backed Vole, Gapper's Red-backed Mouse 
                                                 SpeciesMyodes glareolus (Schreber, 1780) – Common Redbacked Vole, Bank Vole 
                                                 SpeciesMyodes imaizumii (Jameson, 1961) – Imaizumi's Red-backed Vole 
                                                 SpeciesMyodes regulus (Thomas, 1907) – Korean Red-backed Vole, Royal vole 
                                                 SpeciesMyodes rex (Imaizumi, 1971) – Hokkaido Red-backed Vole 
                                                 SpeciesMyodes rufocanus (Sundevall, 1846) – Gray Red-backed Vole, Large-toothed Redbacked Vole 
                                                 SpeciesMyodes rutilus (Pallas, 1779) – Northern Red-backed Mouse, Northern Red-backed Vole 
                                                 SpeciesMyodes shanseius (Thomas, 1908) – Shanxi Red-backed Vole, Shansei Vole 
                                                 SpeciesMyodes smithii (Thomas, 1905) – Smith's Vole, Smith's Red-backed Vole 

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ellerman, J. R., and T. C. S. Morrison-Scott   
  Publication Date: 1966   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Palaearctic and Indian Mammals 1758 to 1946, 2nd edition   
  Page(s): 810   
  Publisher: Alden Press   
  Publication Place: Oxford, England   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0565004484   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Myodes   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Musser, Guy G., and Michael D. Carleton / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.   
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Superfamily Muroidea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 2   
  Page(s): 894-1531   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Reference for: Myodes   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Comments: In the early systematic literature, red-backed voles were commonly listed under Evotomys (e.g., Hinton, 1926a; Miller, 1896, 1924; Miller and Rehn, 1901; Trouessart, 1880-1881), until Palmer (1928) argued the priority of Clethrionomys Tilesius, 1850. Most subsequent systematic authorities and faunal works throughout the 1900s have adopted Palmer's correction in recognizing Clethionomys as the valid name (Corbet, 1978c; Corbet and Hill, 1991; Ellerman, 1941; Gromov and Erbajeva, 1995; Hall, ...  



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