Tafimys Ortiz et al. 2000 (mouse)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Full reference: P. E. Ortiz, U. F. J. PardiƱas, and S. J. Steppan. 2000. A New Fossil Phyllotine (Rodentia: Muridae) from Northwestern Argentina and Relationships of Reithrodon Group. Journal of Mammalogy 81(1):37-51

Parent taxon: Phyllotini according to P. E. Ortiz et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Auliscomys, Calomys, Eligmodontia, Graomys, Kraglievichimys, Loxodontomys, Neotomys, Pardinamys, Phyllotis

Subtaxa: Tafimys powelli

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Type: Tafimys powelli

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at La Angostura (Quaternary of Argentina)

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