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Taxon: Genus Homo Linnaeus, 1758 - people (mammal)
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Concise hierarchy

(Kingdom) Animalia - (Phylum) Chordata - (Class) Mammalia - (Order) Primates - (Family) Hominidae

Current position

Hominina (Subtribe) Gray, 1825 Ref: M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997: 350.

Alternative positions

Hominidae (Family) Gray, 1825 Ref: C.P. Groves, 2005: 182.
Homininae (Subfamily) Gray, 1825 Ref: J.G. Fleagle, 1999: 579.
Hominini (Tribe) Gray, 1825 Ref: M.J. Benton, 2005: box 11.4.
Primates (Order) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: C. Linnaeus, 1766: 28.

Original position

Primates (Order) Linnaeus, 1758

Subsequent positions

Hominina (Subtribe) Gray, 1825

Original entries

Homo diurnus Linnaeus, 1758
Homo nocturnus Linnaeus, 1758
Homo sapiens Linnaeus, 1758
Homo troglodytes C. Linnaeus, 1758, nom. oblit.

Subsequent entries

Homo lucifer Linnaeus, 1766

Historical positions

Hominini (Tribe) Gray, 1825 Ref: M.J. Benton, 2005: boxes 11.3, 11.4.
Hominidae (Family) Gray, 1825 Ref: C.P. Groves, 2005: 182.
Homininae (Subfamily) Gray, 1825 Ref: J.G. Fleagle, 1999: 579.
Hominina (Subtribe) Gray, 1825 Ref: M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997: 350.
Hominidae (Family) Gray, 1825 Ref: C.P. Groves, 1993: 276.
Hominidae (Family) Gray, 1825 Ref: G.B. Corbet & J.E. Hill, 1991: 101.
Mammalia (Class) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: L. Margulis & K.V. Schwartz, 1982: 239. [rough position]
Hominidae (Family) Gray, 1825 Ref: A.F. DeBlase, 1982: 1034.
Hominidae (Family) Gray, 1825 Ref: T.I. Storer et al., 1979
Homininae (Subfamily) Gray, 1825 Ref: I. Eibl-Eibesfeldt et al., 1974: [573].
Simiae (Order) Ref: E.R. Lankester, 1877: 454. [rough position]
Primates (Order) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: C. Linnaeus, 1766: 26, 28.
Primates (Order) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: C. Linnaeus, 1758: 18, 20. [new position]

Number of Subtaxa

2019 Available in Systema Naturae 2000 1s; †6s
1989-present Systema Naturae 2000 [1s; †6s]
2005 M.J. Benton [1s; †7s]
2005 C.P. Groves [1s]
1993 C.P. Groves [1s]
1991 G.B. Corbet & J.E. Hill [1s]
1982 A.F. DeBlase 1s
1766 C. Linnaeus [3s;5v]
1758 C. Linnaeus [3s;5v]
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Last updated: 15 Jul 2019