Tuscahomys ctenodactylops Korth 1984 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cylindrodontidae

Alternative combination: Reithroparamys ctenodactylops

Full reference: W. W. Korth. 1984. Earliest Tertiary evolution and radiation of rodents in North America. Bulletin of Carnegie Museum of Natural History 24:1-71

Belongs to Tuscahomys according to S. G. Strait et al. 2016

See also Dawson and Beard 2007 and Korth 1984

Sister taxa: Tuscahomys major, Tuscahomys medius, Tuscahomys minor, Tuscahomys walshi, Tuscahomys worlandensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is UW locality V-60008, which is in an Eocene fluvial siliciclastic in the Wasatch Formation of Wyoming

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Eocene of United States (4: Wyoming collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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