Thrichomys Trouessart 1881 (punaré)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Echimyidae

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

Sister taxa: Adelphomyinae, Carterodon, Chaetomyinae, Clyomys, Dactylomyinae, Echimyinae, Eumysops, Euryzygomatomys, Gaimanomys, Haplostropha, Heteropsomyinae, Maruchito, Myocastor, Quebradahondomys, Reigechimys

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: scansorial herbivore

Distribution: found only at Nossa Senhora Aparecida Cave (Quaternary of Brazil)

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