Mysops Leidy 1871 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cylindrodontidae

Synonym: Syllophodus Cope 1881

Parent taxon: Cylindrodontidae according to R. W. Wilson 1938

See also McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxa: Anomoemys, Ardynomys, Cylindrodon, Dawsonomys, Jaywilsonomys, Orientocylindrodon, Pareumys, Proardynomys, Pseudocylindrodon, Sespemys, Tuscahomys

Subtaxa: Mysops fraternus Mysops minimus Mysops parvus Mysops wilsoni

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Type: Mysops minimus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of China (1 collection), United States (4: Wyoming)

Total: 5 collections including 6 occurrences

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