Ctenomys de Blainville 1826 (caviomorph)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Ctenomyidae

Parent taxon: Ctenomyinae according to M. E. Fernández et al. 2000

See also Deschamps 2005

Sister taxa: Actenomys, Ctemys, Eucelophorus, Megactenomys

Subtaxa: Ctenomys chapalmalensis Ctenomys cotocaensis Ctenomys formosus Ctenomys kraglievichi Ctenomys magellanicus Ctenomys praderii Ctenomys subassentiens

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Ecology: fossorial herbivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (17 collections), Bolivia (6), Chile (1), Uruguay (1)

• Pliocene of Argentina (4)

Total: 29 collections including 31 occurrences

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