Microdyromys de Bruijn 1966 (dormouse)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Gliridae

Alternative spelling: Microdryomys

Synonym: Myolidus Alvarez Sierra 1986

Parent taxon: Dryomyinae according to K. Vasileiadou and G. D. Koufos 2005

See also Daams and de Bruijn 1995, Kowalski 1997, Lalaï 1986, McKenna and Bell 1997 and Pickford et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Anthracoglis, Chaetocauda, Dryomys, Eivissia, Eliomys, Gliruloides, Hypnomys, Maltamys, Tyrrhenoglis

Subtaxa: Microdyromys complicatus Microdyromys hildebrandti Microdyromys koenigswaldi Microdyromys legidensis Microdyromys monspeliensis Microdyromys orientalis Microdyromys praemurinus Microdyromys sinuosus

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Type: Microdyromys koenigswaldi

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Algeria (1 collection), Austria (2), China (2), France (15), Germany (13), Greece (1), Hungary (1), Morocco (2), Poland (2), Portugal (2), the Russian Federation (1), Slovakia (1), Spain (6), Switzerland (22), Turkey (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Germany (1), Turkey (1)

• Oligocene of Bosnia and Herzegovina (1), France (8), Germany (5), Spain (1), Switzerland (1), Turkey (1)

Total: 91 collections including 102 occurrences

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