Microparamys minutus Wilson 1937 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Ischyromyidae

Alternative combination: Paramys minutus

Belongs to Microparamys according to L. D. Ivy 1990

See also Gazin 1976, Korth 1984, McGrew et al. 1959, Wood 1962 and Wood 1980

Sister taxa: Microparamys bayi, Microparamys chandoni, Microparamys cheradius, Microparamys dubius, Microparamys hottingeri, Microparamys hunterae, Microparamys lingchaensis, Microparamys nanus, Microparamys nimius, Microparamys paisi, Microparamys perfossus, Microparamys sambucus, Microparamys scopaiodon, Microparamys solidus, Microparamys tricus, Microparamys woodi

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (49: California, Texas, Utah, Wyoming collections)

• Paleocene of United States (1: Wyoming)

Total: 50 collections each including a single occurrence

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