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Glirulus  Thomas, 1906
Taxonomic Serial No.: 584949

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderRodentia Bowdich, 1821 – esquilo, preá, rato, roedor, rongeurs, rodents  
                                  SuborderSciuromorpha Brandt, 1855 – squirrels  
                                     FamilyGliridae Muirhead, 1819 – Dormice  
                                        SubfamilyGlirinae Muirhead, 1819  
                                           GenusGlirulus Thomas, 1906  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Glirulus japonicus (Schinz, 1845) – Japanese Dormouse 
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Mary Ellen Holden  
  Notes: Department of Mammology, American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY 10023   
  Reference for: Glirulus    
       
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  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Jackson, Stephen M., and Richard W. Thorington Jr.  
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: Gliding Mammals: Taxonomy of Living and Extinct Species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, no. 638   
  Page(s): v + 117   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0081-0282   
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  Reference for: Glirulus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing   
  Page(s): xviii + 1207   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-217-9   
  Notes: Corrections were made to text at 3rd printing   
  Reference for: Glirulus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Family Gliridae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 2   
  Page(s): 819-841   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Glirulus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and F. Russell Cole  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Common Names of Mammals of the World   
  Page(s): xiv + 204   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-383-3   
  Notes: With contributions by Bernadette N. Graham, Adam P. Potter, and Mariana M. Upmeyer   
  Reference for: Glirulus   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Comments: The phylogenetic study by Wahlert et al. (1993) supports inclusion of Glirulus within Glirinae, as did Montgelard et al.'s (2003) phylogenetic analyses of nuclear and mitochondrial gene sequences (see also comment under Glirinae). Daams and de Bruijn (1995) arranged this genus within their Dryomyinae (in which they also include Dryomys, Eliomys, Graphiurus and Chaetocauda). Suzuki et al. (1997) presented genetic data indicating that Glirulus may belong in its own subfamily, though their stu...  
 

 

   

 
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