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Sigmodon (Sigmodon)  Say and Ord, 1825
Taxonomic Serial No.: 970528

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          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  
                                  SuborderMyomorpha Brandt, 1855 – Rats, souris, Mice, Rats, Voles, Gerbils, Hamsters, Lemmings  
                                     SuperfamilyMuroidea Illiger, 1811  
                                        FamilyCricetidae Fischer, 1817  
                                           SubfamilySigmodontinae Wagner, 1843 – New World rats, New World mice  
                                              GenusSigmodon Say and Ord, 1825 – Cotton Rats  
                                                 SubgenusSigmodon (Sigmodon) Say and Ord, 1825  
    Direct Children:  
                                                    Species Sigmodon alleni Bailey, 1902 – Allen's Cotton Rat 
                                                    Species Sigmodon arizonae Mearns, 1890 – Rata-algodonera de Arizona, Arizona Cotton Rat 
                                                    Species Sigmodon fulviventer J. A. Allen, 1889 – Rata-algodonera vientre leonado, Tawny-bellied Cotton Rat, Zacatecan Cotton Rat 
                                                    Species Sigmodon hirsutus (Burmeister, 1854) – Southern Cotton Rat 
                                                    Species Sigmodon hispidus Say and Ord, 1825 – Rata-algodonera crespa, Hispid Cotton Rat 
                                                    Species Sigmodon inopinatus Anthony, 1924 – Unexpected Cotton Rat, Ecuadorian Cotton Rat 
                                                    Species Sigmodon leucotis Bailey, 1902 – White-eared Cotton Rat 
                                                    Species Sigmodon mascotensis J. A. Allen, 1897 – West Mexican Cotton Rat, Jaliscan Cotton Rat 
                                                    Species Sigmodon ochrognathus Bailey, 1902 – Rata-algodonera nariz amarilla, Yellow-nosed Cotton Rat 
                                                    Species Sigmodon peruanus J. A. Allen, 1897 – Peruvian Cotton Rat 
                                                    Species Sigmodon planifrons Nelson and Goldman, 1933 – Miahuatlán Cotton Rat 
                                                    Species Sigmodon toltecus (Saussure, 1860) – Toltec Cotton Rat 
                                                    Species Sigmodon zanjonensis Goodwin, 1932 – Montane Cotton Rat 

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Musser, Guy G., and Michael D. Carleton / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Superfamily Muroidea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 2   
  Page(s): 894-1531   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Reference for: Sigmodon (Sigmodon)   

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