Democricetodon mutilus Fahlbusch 1964 (mouse)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Alternative combination: Democricetodon affinis mutilus

Full reference: V. Fahlbusch. 1964. Die Cricetiden (Mamm.) der Oberen Süßwasser-Molasse Bayerns (Cricetids of the Upper Freshwater Molasse of Bavaria). Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften; mathematisch-naturwissenschaftliche Klasse; Abhandlungen, neue Folge 118:1-136

Belongs to Democricetodon according to P. Mein and M. Freudenthal 1971

See also Fahlbusch 1964 and Lalaï 1986

Sister taxa: Democricetodon affinis, Democricetodon brevis, Democricetodon crassus, Democricetodon cretensis, Democricetodon franconicus, Democricetodon freisingensis, Democricetodon gaillardi, Democricetodon hispanicus, Democricetodon kaonou, Democricetodon khani, Democricetodon minor, Democricetodon romieviensis, Democricetodon similis, Democricetodon sulcatus, Democricetodon vindoboniensis

Type specimen: BSP 1951 XXVII 100, a tooth (m1 inf. sin.).

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of France (9 collections), Germany (25), Serbia and Montenegro (4), Switzerland (10)

Total: 48 collections each including a single occurrence

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