Reithroparamys debequensis Wood 1962 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Reithroparamyidae

Full reference: A. E. Wood. 1962. The Early Tertiary Rodents of the Family Paramyidae. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society 52(1):3-261

Belongs to Reithroparamys according to A. E. Wood 1962

Sister taxa: Reithroparamys delicatissimus, Reithroparamys huerfanensis, Reithroparamys sciuroides

Type specimen: Its type locality is Meniscotherium Hollow, which is in a Wasatchian terrestrial horizon in the DeBeque Formation of Colorado

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Eocene of United States (2: Colorado collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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