†family Eomyidae Winge 1887 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Eomyidae

Parent taxon: Geomyoidea according to C. Montgelard et al. 2002

See also Carroll 1988, Johnson 1966, Korth and Eaton 2004, Vianey-Liaud et al. 2014 and Wood 1958

Sister taxa: Florentiamyidae, Geomyidae, Griphomys, Heliscomyidae, Heteromyidae, Hydentomys

Subtaxa: Adjidaumo Aguafriamys Apeomyinae Arikareeomys Asianeomys Aulolithomys Centimanomys Cristadjidaumo Cupressimus Eomyodon Eomyops Eomys Estramomys Kansasimys Keramidomys Leptodontomys Ligerimys Litoyoderimys Metadjidaumo Metanoiamys Montanamus Namatomys Omboomys Orelladjidaumo Paradjidaumo Paranamatomys Protadjidaumo Pseudotheridomys Rhodanomys Ritteneria Symplokeomys Viejadjidaumo Yoderimyinae Zemiodontomys

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Hungary (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Greece (1), Hungary (4), Poland (4)

• MN 13 of Greece (1)

• Hemphillian of United States (7: Arizona, Kansas, Nebraska, Oregon, Texas)

• Miocene of Austria (2), Canada (3: Alberta, Saskatchewan), China (7), the Czech Republic (2), France (16), Germany (16), Greece (4), Hungary (1), Mongolia (7), Poland (1), Serbia and Montenegro (4), Slovakia (2), Spain (7), Switzerland (25), Turkey (2), United States (30: California, Colorado, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Wyoming)

• Harrisonian of United States (4: Florida, Nebraska)

• Arikareean of United States (7: Florida, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota)

• Oligocene to Miocene of China (2), Germany (1), Mongolia (1)

• Oligocene of Belgium (1), Canada (3: Saskatchewan), China (8), the Czech Republic (1), France (19), Germany (14), Kazakhstan (3), Mongolia (14), Spain (8), Switzerland (3), Turkey (5), United States (54: Colorado, Florida, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Wyoming)

• Eocene to Oligocene of United States (1: Utah)

• Eocene of Canada (14: British Columbia, Saskatchewan), Kazakhstan (1), United States (127: California, Colorado, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 438 collections including 623 occurrences

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