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Sciuridae Gray, 1821

105017  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:105017)

accepted
Family
Genus Aeromys Robinson & Kloss, 1915
Genus Albanensia Daxner-Hock & Mein, 1975 †
Genus Aliveria de Bruijn, van der Meulen & Katsikatsos in van der Meulen & Katsikatsos, 1980 †
Genus Ammospermophilus Merriam, 1892
Genus Aragoxerus Cuenca Bescós, 1988 †
Genus Arctomyoides Bryant, 1945 †
Genus Atlantoxerus Major, 1893
Genus Belomys Thomas, 1908
Genus Biswamoyopterus Saha, 1981
Genus Blackia Mein, 1970 †
Genus Callosciurus Gray, 1867
Genus Cedromus Wilson, 1949 †
Genus Comtia Vianey-Liaud, Comte, Marandat, Peigné, Rage & Sudre, 2014 †
Genus Cynomys Rafinesque, 1817
Genus Douglassia Emry & Korth, 1996 †
Genus Dremomys Heude, 1898
Genus Eoglaucomys Howell, 1915
Genus Epixerus Thomas, 1909
Genus Eupetaurus Thomas, 1888
Genus Exilisciurus Moore, 1958
Genus Forsythia Mein, 1970 †
Genus Freudenthalia Cuenca Bescós, 1988 †
Genus Funambulus Lesson, 1835
Genus Funisciurus Trouessart, 1880
Genus Glaucomys Thomas, 1908
Genus Glyphotes Thomas, 1898
Genus Heliosciurus Trouessart, 1880
Genus Hesperopetes Emry & Korth, 2007 †
Genus Heteroxerus Stehlin & Schaub, 1951 †
Genus Hylopetes Thomas, 1908
Genus Hyosciurus Archbold & Tate, 1935
Genus Iomys Thomas, 1908
Genus Kubwaxerus Cifelli, Ibui, Jacobs & Thorington, 1986 †
Genus Lariscus Thomas & Wroughton, 1909
Genus Marmota Blumenbach, 1779
Genus Meinia Qiu Zhuding, 1981 †
Genus Menetes Thomas, 1908
Genus Microsciurus Allen, 1895
Genus Miopetaurista Kretzoi, 1962 †
Genus Miosciurus Black, 1963 †
Genus Miospermophilus Black, 1963 †
Genus Myosciurus Thomas, 1909
Genus Nannosciurus Trouessart, 1880
Genus Neopetes Daxner-Höck, 2004 †
Genus Nototamias Pratt & Morgan, 1989 †
Genus Oligopetes Heissig, 1979 †
Genus Oligospermophilus Korth, 1987 †
Genus Oriensciurus Qiu & Yan, 2005 †
Genus Paenemarmota Hibbard & Schultz, 1948 †
Genus Palaearctomys Douglass, 1903 †
Genus Palaeosciurus Pomel, 1852 †
Genus Parapetaurista Qiu Zhuding & Liu Yipu, 1986 †
Genus Paraxerus Major, 1893
Genus Petauria Dehm, 1962 †
Genus Petaurillus Thomas, 1908
Genus Petaurista Link, 1795
Genus Petauristodon Engesser, 1979 †
Genus Petinomys Thomas, 1908
Genus Plesiosciurus Qiu Zhuding & Liu Yipu, 1986 †
Genus Pliopetaurista Kretzoi, 1962 †
Genus Pliosciuropterus Sulimski, 1964 †
Genus Prosciurillus Ellerman, 1947
Genus Protosciurus Black, 1963 †
Genus Protospermophilus Gazin, 1930 †
Genus Protoxerus Major, 1893
Genus Pteromys Cuvier, 1800
Genus Pteromyscus Thomas, 1908
Genus Ratufa Gray, 1867
Genus Rheithrosciurus Gray, 1867
Genus Rubrisciurus Ellerman in Laurie & Hill, 1954
Genus Sabara Viriot, Pelaez-Campomanes, Vignaud, Andossa, Mackaye & Brunet, 2011 †
Genus Sciurillus Thomas, 1914
Genus Sciurion Skwara, 1986 †
Genus Sciurotamias Miller, 1901
Genus Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Shuanggouia Qiu Zhuding & Liu Yipu, 1986 †
Genus Similisciurus Stevens, 1977 †
Genus Sinotamias Zhuding Qiu, 1991 †
Genus Spermophilinus de Bruijn & Mein, 1968 †
Genus Spermophilopsis Blasius, 1884
Genus Sundasciurus Moore, 1958
Genus Syntheosciurus Bangs, 1902
Genus Tamias Illiger, 1811
Genus Tamiasciurus Trouessart, 1880
Genus Tamiops Allen, 1906
Genus Trogopterus Heude, 1898
Genus Vulcanisciurus Lavocat, 1973 †
Genus Xerus Ehrenberg, 1833

Genus Aeretes G.M. Allen, 1940 (nomen nudum)
Genus Rhinosciurus Gray, 1843 accepted as Rhinosciurus Blyth, 1856 (nomen nudum)
Genus Rhinosciurus Blyth, 1856 (nomen nudum)

Genus Actomys Desmarest, 1829 accepted as Marmota Blumenbach, 1779
Genus Aeosciurus Elera, 1895 accepted as Ratufa Gray, 1867
Genus Aethosciurus Thomas, 1916 accepted as Paraxerus Major, 1893
Genus Aletesciurus Moore, 1958 accepted as Sundasciurus Moore, 1958
Genus Allosciurus Conisbee, 1953 accepted as Protoxerus Major, 1893
Genus Anisonyx Rafinesque, 1817 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Aphrontis Schulze, 1893 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Araeosciurus Nelson, 1899 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Arctomis Cuvier, 1813 accepted as Marmota Blumenbach, 1779
Genus Arctomys Schreber, 1782 accepted as Marmota Blumenbach, 1779
Genus Arctomys Ord, 1815 accepted as Cynomys Rafinesque, 1817
Genus Arctomyx Small, 1846 accepted as Marmota Blumenbach, 1779
Genus Aretomys Thon in Ersch & Gruber, 1830 accepted as Marmota Blumenbach, 1779
Genus Arictomys Pallas, 1811 accepted as Marmota Blumenbach, 1779
Genus Baginia Gray, 1867 accepted as Callosciurus Gray, 1867
Genus Baiosciurus Nelson, 1899 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Callospermophilus Merriam, 1897 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Calosciurus Trouessart, 1880 accepted as Callosciurus Gray, 1867
Genus Citellus Oken, 1816 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Citillus Lichtenstein, 1830-34 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Collosciurus Robinson & Kloss, 1918 accepted as Callosciurus Gray, 1867
Genus Colobates Milne-Edwards, 1868-74 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Colobotis Brandt, 1844 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Cryptopterus Mein, 1970 † accepted as Miopetaurista Kretzoi, 1962 †
Genus Cynomis Lesson, 1827 accepted as Cynomys Rafinesque, 1817
Genus Cynomomus Osborn, 1894 accepted as Cynomys Rafinesque, 1817
Genus Dynomys Blasius, 1884 accepted as Cynomys Rafinesque, 1817
Genus Echinosciurus Trouessart, 1880 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Eosciurus Trouessart, 1880 accepted as Ratufa Gray, 1867
Genus Erythosciurus Trouessart, 1880 accepted as Callosciurus Gray, 1867
Genus Erythrosciurus Gray, 1867 accepted as Callosciurus Gray, 1867
Genus Eutamias Trouessart, 1880 accepted as Tamias Illiger, 1811
Genus Euxerus Thomas, 1909 accepted as Xerus Ehrenberg, 1833
Genus Farunculus Gray, 1867 accepted as Funambulus Lesson, 1835
Genus Funanbulus Casto de Elera, 1895 accepted as Funambulus Lesson, 1835
Genus Geosciurus Smith, 1834 accepted as Xerus Ehrenberg, 1833
Genus Glis Erxleben, 1777 accepted as Marmota Blumenbach, 1779
Genus Guerlinguetus Gray, 1821 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Hadrosciurus Allen, 1915 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Hesperosciurus Nelson, 1899 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Hessonoglyphotes Moore, 1959 accepted as Callosciurus Gray, 1867
Genus Heterosciurus Trouessart, 1880 accepted as Callosciurus Gray, 1867
Genus Histriosciurus Allen, 1915 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Ictidomoides Mearns, 1907 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Ictidomys Allen, 1877 † accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Lagomys Storr, 1780 accepted as Marmota Blumenbach, 1779
Genus Laria Gray, 1867 accepted as Lariscus Thomas & Wroughton, 1909
Genus Leptosciurus Allen, 1915 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Letidomys Palmer, 1904 † accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Leucocrossuromys Hollister, 1916 accepted as Cynomys Rafinesque, 1817
Genus Lipura Storr, 1780 accepted as Marmota Blumenbach, 1779
Genus Macroschus Gloger, 1841 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Macroxus Cuvier, 1823 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Macroxys Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Mamcynomiscus Herrera, 1899 accepted as Cynomys Rafinesque, 1817
Genus Marmotops Pocock, 1922 accepted as Marmota Blumenbach, 1779
Genus Meinipterus Kretzoi & Kretzoi, 2000 † accepted as Miopetaurista Kretzoi, 1962 †
Genus Mesosciurus Allen, 1915 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Monax Warden, 1819 accepted as Cynomys Rafinesque, 1817
Genus Montisciurus Eisentraut, 1976 accepted as Paraxerus Major, 1893
Genus Myrsilus Thomas, 1909 accepted as Protoxerus Major, 1893
Genus Neosciurus Trouessart, 1880 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Neotamias Howell, 1929 accepted as Tamias Illiger, 1811
Genus Notocitellus A.H. Howell, 1938 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Olisthomys Carter, 1942 accepted as Petinomys Thomas, 1908
Genus Oreosciurus Ognev, 1935 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Otocolobus Brandt, 1844 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Otosciurus Nelson, 1899 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Otospermatophilus Fitzinger, 1867 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Otospermophilus Brandt, 1844 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Palmista Gray, 1867 accepted as Funambulus Lesson, 1835
Genus Paralariscus Ellerman, 1947 accepted as Lariscus Thomas & Wroughton, 1909
Genus Parasciurus Trouessart, 1880 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Petauristus Fischer, 1814 accepted as Petaurista Link, 1795
Genus Petromarmota Steppan, Akhverdyan, Lyapunova, Fraser, Vorontsov, Hoffmann & Braun, 1999 accepted as Marmota Blumenbach, 1779
Genus Phorbantus Gistl, 1848 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Poliocitellus A.H. Howell, 1938 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Prasadsciurus Moore & Tate, 1965 accepted as Funambulus Lesson, 1835
Genus Ptermoys Ameghino, 1884 accepted as Pteromys Cuvier, 1800
Genus Pteromijs Siebold, 1826 accepted as Pteromys Cuvier, 1800
Genus Rhinosciuros accepted as Rhinosciurus Blyth, 1856
Genus Rhithrosciurus Flower & Lydekker, 1891 accepted as Rheithrosciurus Gray, 1867
Genus Rhithrosciurus Hose, 1893 accepted as Rheithrosciurus Gray, 1867
Genus Rukaia Gray, 1867 accepted as Ratufa Gray, 1867
Genus Rupestes Thomas, 1922 accepted as Sciurotamias Miller, 1901
Genus Sciuras Osborn, 1894 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Sciurophera Berthold, 1827 accepted as Pteromys Cuvier, 1800
Genus Sciuroptera Gray, 1837 accepted as Pteromys Cuvier, 1800
Genus Sciuropterus Cuvier, 1824 accepted as Pteromys Cuvier, 1800
Genus Sciurur Temminck in Siebold, 1844 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Simosciurus Allen, 1915 accepted as Sciurus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Spermatophilus Wagler, 1830 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Spermophila Richardson in Parry, 1825 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Spermophile Cuvier, 1823 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Spermophilis Richardson in Beechey, 1839 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Spermophillus Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Spermophilos Brehm in Baedeker, 1855-63 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Spermophylus Filhol, 1883 accepted as Spermophilus Cuvier, 1824
Genus Sphermophilus Burnett, 1830 (unaccepted)
Genus Tamia Lesson, 1827 (unaccepted)
Genus Tamiodes Pocock, 1923 (unaccepted)
Genus Tamiscus Thomas, 1918 (unaccepted)
Genus Tamius Riggs, 1899 † (unaccepted)
Genus Tenes Thomas, 1909 (unaccepted)
Genus Tomeutes Thomas, 1915 (unaccepted)
Genus Urocitellus Obolenskii, 1927 (unaccepted)
Genus Urosciurus Allen, 1915 (unaccepted)
Genus Xerospermophilus Merriam, 1892 (unaccepted)
Genus Zetis Thomas, 1908 (unaccepted)

Genus Cynomyoides Korth, 1996 † (unassessed)
Genus Getuloxerus Lavocat, 1961 † (unassessed)
Genus Oligosciurus Wang & Qiu, 2004 † (unassessed)
Genus Parapaenemarmota Martin, 1998 † (unassessed)
Genus Paratamias Tedrow, Robison & Korth, 2001 † (unassessed)
Genus Pliopetes Kretzoi, 1959 † (unassessed)
Genus Prospermophilus Qiu & Storch, 2000 † (unassessed)
marine, brackish
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Sciuridae Gray, 1821. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105017 on 2020-09-19
Date
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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) > Sciuromorpha (Suborder) > Sciuridae (Family) [details]

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

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