Microparamys dubius Wood 1949 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Ischyromyidae

Alternative combination: Sciuravus dubius

Full reference: A. E. Wood. 1949. Small mammals from the uppermost Eocene (Duchesnian) near Badwater, Wyoming. Journal of Paleontology 23(5):556-565

Belongs to Microparamys according to M. R. Dawson 1974

See also Dawson 1966 and Wood 1949

Sister taxa: Microparamys bayi, Microparamys chandoni, Microparamys cheradius, Microparamys hottingeri, Microparamys hunterae, Microparamys lingchaensis, Microparamys minutus, Microparamys nanus, Microparamys nimius, Microparamys paisi, Microparamys perfossus, Microparamys sambucus, Microparamys scopaiodon, Microparamys solidus, Microparamys tricus, Microparamys woodi

Type specimen: Its type locality is Wood Locality, which is in a Duchesnean terrestrial horizon in the Wagon Bed ("Tepee Trail") Formation of Wyoming

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Eocene of Canada (1: Saskatchewan collection), United States (7: Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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