Harrymys magnus Wood 1932 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Heteromyidae

Alternative combination: Proheteromys magnus

Full reference: A. E. Wood. 1932. New heteromyid rodents from the Miocene of Florida. Bulletin of the Florida State Geological Survey 10

Belongs to Harrymys according to B. E. Bailey 2004

See also Bailey 1999 and Wood 1932

Sister taxa: Harrymys canadensis, Harrymys irvini, Harrymys woodi

Type specimen: Its type locality is Midway, which is in a Hemingfordian terrestrial horizon in the Torreya Formation of Florida

Ecology: ground dwelling granivore-browser


• Miocene of United States (10: California, Delaware, Florida, Nebraska collections)

• Harrisonian of United States (2: Florida)

• Arikareean of United States (1: Florida)

• Oligocene of United States (1: Florida)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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