Lemmus Link 1795 (vole)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Alternative spelling: Lemnus

Parent taxon: Lemmini according to T. Galewski et al. 2006

See also Alroy 2002, Gray 1825, Kurten and Anderson 1980, McKenna and Bell 1997 and Seymour 2004

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Lemmus lemmus Lemmus sibiricus Lemmus trimucronatus

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Type: Mus lemmus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Quaternary of Belgium (1 collection), Canada (10: Alberta, Nunavut, Yukon), the Czech Republic (4), France (3), Germany (5), Hungary (4), the Netherlands (1), Poland (1), Romania (3), the Russian Federation (2), the United Kingdom (2), United States (3: Alaska, Michigan)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of France (1)

• Pliocene of Hungary (2)

Total: 42 collections each including a single occurrence

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