Trogomys rupinimenthae Reeder 1960 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Heteromyidae

Full reference: W. G. Reeder. 1960. A New Rodent Genus (Family Heteromyidae) from the Tick Canyon Formation of California. Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 59(3):121-132

Belongs to Trogomys according to W. G. Reeder 1960

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Tick Canyon (CIT 201), which is in an Arikareean terrestrial horizon in the Tick Canyon Formation of California

Ecology: ground dwelling granivore-browser

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (1: California collection)

• Arikareean of United States (1: California)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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