Cricetodon jumaensis Rummel 2001 (mouse)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Full reference: M. Rummel. 2001. Ein neuer Cricetodon aus dem Miozän von Petersbuch bei Eichstätt. Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde B 311:1-6

Belongs to Cricetodon according to M. Rummel 2001

Sister taxa: Cricetodon (Cricetodon), Cricetodon (Pseudoruscinomys), Cricetodon albanensis, Cricetodon aliveriensis, Cricetodon aureus, Cricetodon caucasicus, Cricetodon hungaricus, Cricetodon jotae, Cricetodon kasapligili, Cricetodon meini, Cricetodon sansaniensis, Cricetodon schaubii, Cricetodon tobieni, Cricetodon versteegi

Type specimen: SMF 2000/254, a tooth (M1 sup. dext.). Its type locality is Petersbuch 18, which is in a MN 7 + 8 fissure fill horizon in Germany.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Germany (3 collections), Switzerland (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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