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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Chordata Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Amniota
Cladus: Synapsida
Informal group: Pelycosauria
Cladus: Eupelycosauria
Ordo: Therapsida
Cladus: Theriodontia
Cladus: Cynodontia
Cladus: Mammaliaformes
Classis: Mammalia
Subclassis: Prototheria
Ordo: Monotremata
Familia: Tachyglossidae
Genera (2 + 1†): Tachyglossus – Zaglossus – †Megalibgwilia

Name

Tachyglossidae Gill, 1872

References

Griffiths, M.; Wells, R.T.; Barrie, D.J. 1991: Observations on the skulls of fossil and extant echidnas (Monotremata: Tachyglossidae). Australian mammalogy, 14: 87-101. Google books
Smithson. Misc. Coll. 11: 27
Mammal Species of the World, A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd edition, 2005 ISBN 0801882214
Tachyglossidae in Mammal Species of the World.
Wilson, D. E., & Reeder, D. M. (editors) (2005). Mammal Species of the World — A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. Third edition. ISBN 0801882214.
Tachyglossidae Report on ITIS

Vernacular names
Ελληνικά: Ταχυγλωσσίδες
English: Echidna
español: Equidnas
italiano: Formichieri spinosi
日本語: ハリモグラ科
norsk bokmål: Maurpinnsvin
polski: Kolczatkowate
русский: Ехидновые
suomi: Nokkasiilit
Türkçe: Dikenli karıncayiyengiller
українська: Єхиднові
中文: 針鼴

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