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Cratogeomys planiceps  (Merriam, 1895)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 900191

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Platygeomys planiceps Merriam, 1895
    Cratogeomys tylorhinus planiceps (Merriam, 1895)
    Pappogeomys tylorhinus planiceps (Merriam, 1895)
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  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  
                                     FamilyGeomyidae Bonaparte, 1845 – Pocket Gophers  
                                        GenusCratogeomys Merriam, 1895  
                                           SpeciesCratogeomys planiceps (Merriam, 1895)  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hafner, Mark S., Theresa A. Spradling, Jessica E. Light, David J. Hafner, and John R. Demboski  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: Systematic revision of pocket gophers of the Cratogeomys gymnurus species group   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Mammalogy, vol. 85, no. 6   
  Page(s): 1170-1183   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0022-2372   
  Notes: doi: 10.1644/BER-122.1   
  Reference for: Cratogeomys planiceps   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Middle America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Mexico, Native  






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