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IRMNG taxon details

Myomyscus Shortridge, 1942

1093369  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:1093369)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish
recent only
Ann. S. Afr. Mus., 36
page(s): 93 [details]   
Taxonomic remark From Wilson & Reeder, 2005: "Myomys has traditionally been used for the species we list under Myomyscus, but the holotype...  
Taxonomic remark From Wilson & Reeder, 2005: "Myomys has traditionally been used for the species we list under Myomyscus, but the holotype of colonus (Brants, 1827), which is the type species of Myomys, is an example of Mastomys (Van der Straeten and Robbins, 1997). ". [details]
IRMNG (2018). Myomyscus Shortridge, 1942. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1093369 on 2019-05-24
Date
action
by
2006-09-20 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

original description Ann. S. Afr. Mus., 36
page(s): 93 [details]   

basis of record SN2000/Corbet & J.E. Hill, 1991 [details]   

basis of record Nomenclator Zoologicus. A list of the names of genera and subgenera in zoology from the tenth edition of Linnaeus, 1758 to the end of 2004. Digitised by uBio from vols. 1-9 of Neave (ed.), 1939-1996 plus supplementary digital-only volume. http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus (as at 2006).  [details]   

verified source for family Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M. (editors). (2005). Mammal Species of the World. A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd Ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore. 2,142 pp.  [details]   

verified source for genus Nomenclator Zoologicus. A list of the names of genera and subgenera in zoology from the tenth edition of Linnaeus, 1758 to the end of 2004. Digitised by uBio from vols. 1-9 of Neave (ed.), 1939-1996 plus supplementary digital-only volume. http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus (as at 2006).  [details]   

current name source Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M. (editors). (2005). Mammal Species of the World. A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd Ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore. 2,142 pp.  [details]   

extant flag source SN2000/Corbet & J.E. Hill, 1991 [details]   

habitat flag source as per family [details]   
From other sources
Taxonomic remark From Wilson & Reeder, 2005: "Myomys has traditionally been used for the species we list under Myomyscus, but the holotype of colonus (Brants, 1827), which is the type species of Myomys, is an example of Mastomys (Van der Straeten and Robbins, 1997). ". [details]

Type species as cited Mus verroxii (= verreauxi) A. Smith, 1834. [details]