Marfilomys Ferrusquia 1989 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia

Full reference: I. Ferrusquia. 1989. A new rodent genus from central Mexico and its bearing on the origin of the Caviomorpha. Los Angeles Museum of History, Science Series 33:91-118

Parent taxon: Protrogomorpha according to I. Ferrusquia 1989

See also McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxa: Akmaiomys, Floresomys, Ischyromyoidea, Jimomys, Laredomyidae, Meliakrouniomys, Protoptychidae, Pseudoparamys, Sciuravidae, Texomys

Subtaxa: Marfilomys aewoodi

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Type: Marfilomys aewoodi

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Marfil (Eocene of Mexico)

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