Lagomorpha


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Lag·o·mor·pha

(lā'gō-mōr'fă),
An order of herbivorous mammals (class Eutheria) resembling rodents (order Rodentia) but having two pairs of upper incisors one behind the other; it includes the rabbits, hares, and pikas.
[G. lagōs, hare, + morphē, form]
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Simon, "Rabbits were classified in the order Rodentia (rodents) until the 1920's when they were reclassified in the order Lagomorpha."
Otros ordenes como Lagomorpha, Soricomorpha o Cingulata, han sido escasamente o no mencionados.
Taxa Subarea Biotopes Didelphimorphia Didelphidae Didelphis albiventris Lund, 1840 A2, A3 DF, DI Lutreolina crassicaudata A1, A2, A3 MA (Desmarest, 1804) Cingulata Dasypodidae Dasypus hybridus (Desmarest, 1804) A3 MA Dasypus novemcinctus Linnaeus, 1758 A2, A3 DF, DI, MA Euphractus sexcinctus A3 MA (Linnaeus, 1758) Lagomorpha Leporidae Lepus europaeus (Pallas 1778) A1, A2, A3 DF, DI, MA Carnivora Canidae Lycalopexgymnocercus A1, A2, A3 DF, DI, MA (G.
Phylogenetic position of the order Lagomorpha (rabbits, hares, allies).
(2006): Les lagomorphes (Mammalia, Lagomorpha) du Pleistocene superieur de la Grotte du Boquete de Zafarraya.
They are now correctly placed into the order Lagomorpha with pikas and hares.
En total, 25 especies de mamiferos fueron colectadas en el area; estos incluyen Rodentia (15 sp.), Chiroptera (5 sp.), Lagomorpha (2 sp.), Carnivora (2 sp) y Marsupial (1 sp).
Multiple substitutions affect the phylogenetic utility of cytochrome b and 12S rDNA data: examining a rapid radiation in leporid (Lagomorpha) evolution.
Late in life in 1961, he received the Doctor of Science degree at Hiroshima University with a study in osteology of the Japanese Serow Capricornulus (an artiodactyle) and in the next year he received the Doctor of Agriculture at Tokyo University of Agriculture with a study of Lagomorpha.
Order Lagomorpha Family Leporidae (rabbits and hares) Leporidae, genus undetermined 43669 incomplete upper tooth.
North American pikas (Ochotona princeps), small mammals belonging to the Order Lagomorpha, inhabit rocky, talus slopes above the tree line throughout western North America.
Aztlanolagus (Lagomorpha: Leporidae) is currently considered a monotypic genus from the Irvingtonian NALMA.