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Allactaga  F. Cuvier, 1837
Taxonomic Serial No.: 609720

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Alactaga F. Cuvier, 1838
 
    Beloprymnus Gloger, 1841
 
    Proalactaga Savinov, 1970
 
    Scirteta Brandt, 1844
 
    Scirtetes Wagner, 1841
 
    Scirtomys Brandt, 1844
 
  Common Name(s): Earth Hares [English]
 
    Four-toed Jerboas [English]
 
    Five-toed Jerboas [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  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  
                                  SuborderMyomorpha Brandt, 1855 – Rats, souris, Mice, Rats, Voles, Gerbils, Hamsters, Lemmings  
                                     SuperfamilyDipodoidea Fischer de Waldheim, 1817  
                                        FamilyDipodidae Fischer de Waldheim, 1817 – jumping mice, birch mice, Jerboas  
                                           SubfamilyAllactaginae Vinogradov, 1925  
                                              GenusAllactaga F. Cuvier, 1837 – Earth Hares, Four-toed Jerboas, Five-toed Jerboas  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 Species Allactaga toussi Darvish, Hajjar, Matin, Haddad and Akbary rad, 2008  
                                                 Subgenus Allactaga (Allactaga) F. Cuvier, 1837  
                                                 Subgenus Allactaga (Orientallactaga) Shenbrot, 1984  
                                                 Subgenus Allactaga (Paralactaga) Young, 1927  
                                                 Subgenus Allactaga (Scarturus) Gloger, 1841  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Mary Ellen Holden  
  Notes: Department of Mammology, American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY 10023   
  Reference for: Allactaga    
       
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  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Holden, Mary Ellen, and Guy G. Musser / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Family Dipodidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 2   
  Page(s): 871-893   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Allactaga   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Shenbrot, G. I., V. E. Sokolov, V. G. Heptner, and Yu. M. Koval'skaya  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Jerboas   
  Page(s): xviii + 768   
  Publisher: Amerind Publishing Co.   
  Publication Place: New Delhi, India   
  ISBN/ISSN: 5-02-004764-3   
  Notes: Translated from Russian. Robert S. Hoffmann and Don E. Wilson, eds.   
  Reference for: Allactaga, Earth Hares [English]   
       
  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: Allactaga   
       
  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: Allactaga, Five-toed Jerboas [English], Four-toed Jerboas [English]   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Comments: Does not include Allactodipus (see comment under Allactodipus bobrinskii). Shenbrot's (1984) subgeneric classification is followed below except where noted. Subspecific revision of species occuring in Belorussia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, W Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, S Russia, and NW Mongolia provided by Shenbrot (1993). Generic review and composite range map of species presented by Shenbrot et al. (1995). Mus jaculus Linnaeus, 1758 is the type species of Jaculus (see comments therein). Shenbrot (1...  
 

 

   

 
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