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Marmota (Marmota)  Blumenbach, 1779
Taxonomic Serial No.: 930251

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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 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  
                                  SuborderSciuromorpha Brandt, 1855 – squirrels  
                                     FamilySciuridae Fischer de Waldheim, 1817 – squirrels, marmots, chipmunks  
                                        SubfamilyXerinae Osborn, 1910  
                                           TribeMarmotini Pocock, 1923 – Holarctic ground squirrels  
                                              GenusMarmota Blumenbach, 1779 – Marmots  
                                                 SubgenusMarmota (Marmota) Blumenbach, 1779  
    Direct Children:  
                                                    SpeciesMarmota baibacina Kastschenko, 1899 – Gray Marmot 
                                                    SpeciesMarmota bobak (Müller, 1776) – Bobak Marmot 
                                                    SpeciesMarmota broweri Hall and Gilmore, 1934 – Alaska Marmot 
                                                    SpeciesMarmota camtschatica (Pallas, 1811) – Black-capped Marmot 
                                                    SpeciesMarmota caudata (Geoffroy, 1844) – Long-tailed Marmot 
                                                    SpeciesMarmota himalayana (Hodgson, 1841) – Himalayan Marmot 
                                                    SpeciesMarmota kastschenkoi Stroganov and Yudin, 1956 – Forest Steppe Marmot 
                                                    SpeciesMarmota marmota (Linnaeus, 1758) – Alpine Marmot 
                                                    SpeciesMarmota menzbieri (Kashkarov, 1925) – Menzbier's Marmot 
                                                    SpeciesMarmota monax (Linnaeus, 1758) – marmotte commune, Woodchuck, Groundhog 
                                                    SpeciesMarmota sibirica (Radde, 1862) – Tarbagan Marmot 

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Thorington, Richard W., Jr., and Robert S. Hoffman / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.   
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Family Sciuridae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 2   
  Page(s): 754-818   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Reference for: Marmota (Marmota)   

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