Eosischyromys youngi Wang et al. 1998 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Ischyromyidae

Full reference: B. Wang, R. Zhai, and M. R. Dawson. 1998. Discovery of Ischyromyinae (Rodentia, Mammalia) from the Middle Eocene of North China. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 36(1):1-12

Belongs to Eosischyromys according to B. Wang et al. 1998

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IVPP V11376, a mandible. Its type locality is Gaodian, 1 km east of Changxindian, which is in an Eocene terrestrial conglomerate/claystone in the Changxindian Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Eocene of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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