Glirudinus de Bruijn 1966 (dormouse)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Gliridae

Synonym: Muscardinulus Thaler 1966

Parent taxon: Glirinae according to K. Kowalski 1997

See also Daams and de Bruijn 1995, Lalaï 1986 and McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxa: Glirulus, Heissigia, Heteromyoxus, Muscardinus, Myoglis, Seorsumuscardinus

Subtaxa: Glirudinus antiquus Glirudinus bouziguensis Glirudinus eggingensis Glirudinus engesseri Glirudinus euryodon Glirudinus glirulus Glirudinus gracilis Glirudinus haramiensis Glirudinus minutus Glirudinus modestus Glirudinus undosus

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Type: Glirudinus gracilis

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Austria (2 collections), France (8), Germany (3), Poland (2), Portugal (1), Serbia and Montenegro (2), Spain (3), Switzerland (5), Turkey (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Germany (1)

• Oligocene of France (9), Germany (4)

Total: 41 collections including 50 occurrences

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