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Prosciurillus alstoni  (Anderson, 1879)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 930329

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Sciurus alstoni Anderson, 1879
 
    Sciurus tonkeanus Meyer, 1896
 
    Sciurus sarasinorum Meyer, 1898
 
    Sciurus mowewensis Roux, 1910
 
    Sciurus elbertae Schwarz, 1911
 
    Prosciurillus leucomus tonkeanus (Meyer, 1896)
 
  Common Name(s): Alston's Squirrel [English]
 
       
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 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  
                                     FamilySciuridae Fischer de Waldheim, 1817 – squirrels, marmots, chipmunks  
                                        SubfamilyCallosciurinae Pocock, 1923 – Southern Asian tree squirrels  
                                           GenusProsciurillus Ellerman, 1947 – Sulawesi Dwarf Squirrels  
                                              SpeciesProsciurillus alstoni (Anderson, 1879) – Alston's Squirrel  
       

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Musser, Guy G., Lance A. Durden, Mary Ellen Holden, and Jessica E. Light   
  Publication Date: 2010   
  Article/Chapter Title: Systematic review of endemic Sulawesi squirrels (Rodentia, Sciuridae), with descriptions of new species of associated sucking lice (Insecta, Anoplura), and phylogenetic and zoogeographic assessments of sciurid lice   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of the American Museum Of Natural History, no. 338   
  Page(s): 260   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0003-0090   
  Notes: Available online at http://hdl.handle.net/2246/6067   
  Reference for: Prosciurillus alstoni   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Thorington, Richard W., Jr., John L. Koprowski, Michael A. Steele, and James F. Whatton   
  Publication Date: 2012   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Squirrels of the World   
  Page(s): vii + 459   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-4214-0469-9   
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  Reference for: Prosciurillus alstoni, Alston's Squirrel [English]   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Southern Asia  
       
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