Reithroparamys Matthew 1920 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Reithroparamyidae

Full reference: W. D. Matthew. 1920. A new genus of rodents [Reithroparamys] from the middle Eocene. Journal of Mammalogy 1(4):168-169

Parent taxon: Reithroparamyidae according to W. D. Matthew 1920

See also McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxon: Uriscus

Subtaxa: Reithroparamys debequensis Reithroparamys delicatissimus Reithroparamys huerfanensis Reithroparamys sciuroides

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Eocene of United States (23: California, Colorado, Nevada, North Dakota, Utah, Wyoming collections)

• Paleocene of United States (1: Wyoming)

Total: 24 collections including 29 occurrences

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