Palaearctomys macrorhinus Douglass 1903 (squirrel)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Sciuridae

Full reference: E. Douglass. 1903. New vertebrates from the Montana Tertiary. Annals of Carnegie Museum 2(5):145-199

Belongs to Palaearctomys according to M. D. Bryant 1945

See also Black 1963, Douglass 1903 and Tabrum and Nichols 2001

Sister taxon: Palaearctomys montanus

Type specimen: CM 733, a partial skull (A skull without the left zygomatic arch and the occipital region; upper incisor, right P4, left M1, M2 and M3 present)

Ecology: scansorial granivore-frugivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Palaearctomys macrorhinus in the database

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