Garridomys curunuquem Kramarz et al. 2013 (caviomorph)

Mammalia - Rodentia

Full reference: A. G. Kramarz, M. G. Vucetich, and M. Arnal. 2013. A new Early Miocene chinchilloid hystricognath rodent; an approach to the understanding of the early chinchillid dental evolution. Journal of Mammalian Evolution 20:249-261

Belongs to Garridomys according to A. G. Kramarz et al. 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MOZ-PV-920, a mandible (left mandible fragment with p4-m3 and incomplete incisor). Its type locality is Barda Negra 1, which is in a Colhuehuapian fluvial volcaniclastic in the Cerro Bandera Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Argentina (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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