Originally Posted by Nomenclatorist
Agricola is a "basic " latin name no doubt already using in other zoologic group.
Not as far as I can see.
It was used by Blasius in 1857
for what we now know as Microtus agrestis
, but Bonaparte's version has precedence.
No earlier occurrences are listed by Neave (here
-- the former is better, but often down unfortunately), nor anywhere else I checked.
You'll have to give a reference in support to this claim.