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Capromyidae Smith, 1842

115924  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:115924)

accepted
Family
Genus Capromys Desmarest, 1822
Genus Geocapromys Chapman, 1901
Genus Hexolobodon Miller, 1929 †
Genus Isolobodon Allen, 1916
Genus Mesocapromys Varona, 1970
Genus Mysateles Lesson, 1842
Genus Plagiodontia Cuvier, 1836
Genus Rhizoplagiodontia Woods, 1989 †
Genus Zazamys MacPhee & Iturralde-Vinent, 1995 †

Genus Aphaetreus Miller, 1922 † accepted as Isolobodon Allen, 1916
Genus Brachycapromys Varona & Arredondo, 1979 accepted as Mysateles Lesson, 1842
Genus Hyperplagiodontia Rímoli, 1977 accepted as Plagiodontia Cuvier, 1836
Genus Ithydontia Miller, 1922 † accepted as Isolobodon Allen, 1916
Genus Leptocapromys Kratochvíl, Rodriguez & Barus, 1978 accepted as Mysateles Lesson, 1842
Genus Macrocapromys Arredondo, 1958 † accepted as Capromys Desmarest, 1822
Genus Paracapromys Kratochvíl, Rodriguez & Barus, 1978 accepted as Mesocapromys Varona, 1970
Genus Plagiodon Alston, 1876 accepted as Plagiodontia Cuvier, 1836
Genus Pygmaeocapromys Varona, 1979 accepted as Mesocapromys Varona, 1970
Genus Stenocapromys Varona & Arredondo, 1979 accepted as Mesocapromys Varona, 1970
marine, brackish
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2021). Capromyidae Smith, 1842. Accessed at: https://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=115924 on 2021-07-31
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 Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [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) > Capromyidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): T; stratigraphic range: Miocene (Middle Miocene) [details]

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