Trogomys Reeder 1960 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Heteromyidae

Full reference: W. G. Reeder. 1960. A New Rodent Genus (Family Heteromyidae) from the Tick Canyon Formation of California. Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 59(3):121-132

Parent taxon: Heteromyidae according to W. W. Korth 1997

See also Reeder 1960

Sister taxa: Balantiomys, Chaetodipus, Cupidinimus, Dikkomys, Dipodomyinae, Eodipodomys, Harrymyinae, Harrymys, Heteromyinae, Lignimus, Liomys, Mioheteromys, Mookomys, Oregonomys, Peridiomys, Perodipus, Perognathinae, Perognathus, Prodipodomys, Proheteromys, Schizodontomys, Stratimus

Subtaxa: Trogomys rupinimenthae

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Type: Trogomys rupinimenthae

Ecology: ground dwelling granivore-browser

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (3: California collections)

• Arikareean of United States (1: California)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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