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Hystricidae Fischer de Waldheim, 1817

104225  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:104225)

accepted
Family
Genus Atherurus Cuvier, 1829
Genus Hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Miohystrix Kretzoi, 1951 †
Genus Sivacanthion Colbert, 1933 †
Genus Trichys Günther, 1877
Genus Xenohystrix Greenwood, 1955 †

Genus Acantherium Gray, 1847 accepted as Hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Acanthia Gray, 1825 accepted as Hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Acanthion Cuvier, 1823 accepted as Hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Acanthium Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Acanthochoerus Gray, 1866 accepted as Hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Atherura Gray, 1842 accepted as Atherurus Cuvier, 1829
Genus Atherura Blyth in Blyth, 1840 accepted as Atherurus Cuvier, 1829
Genus Athetura Doughty, 1831 accepted as Atherurus Cuvier, 1829
Genus Echinothrix Brookes, 1828 accepted as Hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Histrix Cuvier, 1798 accepted as Hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Hystria Forster in Osbeck, 1771 accepted as Hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Oedocephalus Gray, 1866 accepted as Hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Thecurus Lyon, 1907 accepted as Hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
marine, brackish
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2021). Hystricidae Fischer de Waldheim, 1817. Accessed at: https://irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=104225 on 2021-10-25
Date
action
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2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
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2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
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basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Mammalia (Class) > Theria (Subclass) > Eutheria (Infraclass) > Rodentia (Order) > Hystricomorpha (Suborder) > Hystricidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): T; stratigraphic range: Miocene (Upper Miocene)-Holocene (?Recent) [details]

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