Mimomys davakosi van de Weerd 1979 (vole)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Full reference: A. van de Weerd. 1979. Early Ruscinian rodents and lagomorphs (Mammalia) from the lignites near Ptolemais (Macedonia, Greece). Proceedings Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen (Serie B) 82:127-170

Belongs to Mimomys according to A. van de Weerd 1979

Sister taxa: Mimomys dakotaensis, Mimomys occitanus, Mimomys panacaensis, Mimomys pliocaenicus, Mimomys virginianus, Cseria parkeri, Cosomys primus, Ophiomys parvus, Ophiomys mcknighti, Ophiomys fricki, Ophiomys magilli, Ophiomys taylori

Type specimen: IVAU, PT3 12 m1 sin., a tooth. Its type locality is Ptolemais 3, which is in a Ruscinian mire/swamp horizon in Greece.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Greece (1 collection), Turkey (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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