Sminthozapus Sulimski 1962 (jumping mouse)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Zapodidae

Parent taxon: Zapodidae according to A. K. Agadjanian and K. Kowalski 1978

See also McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxa: Aksyiromys, Banyuesminthus, Eozapus, Gobiosminthus, Javazapus, Macrognathomys, Megasminthus, Miosicista, Napaeozapus, Pliozapus, Primisminthus, Schaubeumys, Shamosminthus, Sicista, Sicistinae, Simiacritomys, Tyrannomys, Zapus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Romania (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Germany (1), Hungary (1), Poland (2)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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