Oligoryzomys Bangs 1900 (pygmy rice rat)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Parent taxon: Sigmodontinae according to L. O. Salles et al. 2006

See also Palmer 1904

Sister taxa: Abrothrix, Bensonomys, Chelemys, Chukimys, Cordimus, Delomys, Euneomys, Geoxus, Holochilus, Ichthyomyini, Ichthyurodon, Irenomys, Juliomys, Lundomys, Microryzomys, Miotomodon, Nectomys, Noronhomys, Olympicomys, Oryzomyalia, Panchomys, Phyllotini, Pseudoryzomys, Reithrodontomys, Rhipidomys, Scolomys, Sigmodontini, Thomasomys, Wiedomyini

Subtaxa: Oligoryzomys eliurus Oligoryzomys flavescens Oligoryzomys longicaudatus

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (1 collection), Brazil (1), Peru (1)

Total: 3 collections including 4 occurrences

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