Loncolicu Vucetich et al. 2015 (caviomorph)

Mammalia - Rodentia

Full reference: M. Vucetich, M. Dozo, M. Arnal and M. PĂ©rez. 2015. New rodents (Mammalia) from the late Oligocene of Cabeza Blanca (Chubut) and the first rodent radiation in Patagonia. Historical Biology 27(2):236-257

Parent taxon: Chinchilloidea according to M. Vucetich et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Chinchillidae, Dinomyidae, Garridomys, Heptaxodontidae, Neoepiblemidae, Saremmys, Ucayalimys

Subtaxa: Loncolicu tretos

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Cabeza Blanca ( of Argentina)

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