Oropyctis Korth 1989 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Allomyidae

Full reference: W. W. Korth. 1989. Aplodontid Rodents (Mammalia) from the Oligocene (Orellan and Whitneyan) Brule Formation, Nebraska. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 9(4):400-414

Parent taxon: Allomyidae according to W. W. Korth 1989

See also McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxa: Allomys, Alwoodia, Downsimus, Haplomys, Parallomys, Rudiomys, Spurimus

Subtaxa: Oropyctis pediasius

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Type: Oropyctis pediasius

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at UNSM Sx-12 (Whitney A) (Oligocene of Nebraska)

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