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Dipodomys venustus elephantinus  (Grinnell, 1919)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 625252

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Synonym(s): Dipodomys elephantinus (Grinnell, 1919)
  Common Name(s): big-eared kangaroo rat [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderRodentia Bowdich, 1821 – esquilo, preá, rato, roedor, rongeurs, rodents  
                                  SuborderCastorimorpha A. E. Wood, 1955  
                                     FamilyHeteromyidae Gray, 1868 – heteromyid rodents, Kangaroo Mice, Kangaroo Rats, Pocket Mice  
                                        SubfamilyDipodomyinae Gervais, 1853  
                                           GenusDipodomys Gray, 1841 – Kangaroo Rats  
                                              SpeciesDipodomys venustus (Merriam, 1904) – Narrow-faced Kangaroo Rat  
                                                 SubspeciesDipodomys venustus elephantinus (Grinnell, 1919) – big-eared kangaroo rat  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Best, Troy L., Ronald K. Chesser, David A. McCullough, and George D. Baumgardner  
  Publication Date: 1996   
  Article/Chapter Title: Genic and morphometric variation in kangaroo rats, genus Dipodomys, from coastal California   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Mammalogy, vol. 77, no. 3   
  Page(s): 785-800   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0022-2372   
  Reference for: Dipodomys venustus elephantinus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2   
  Page(s): 2142   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Reference for: Dipodomys venustus elephantinus   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  



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