Glirudinus eggingensis Werner 1994 (dormouse)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Gliridae

Full reference: J. Werner. 1994. Beiträge zur Biostratigraphie der Unteren Süßwasser-Molasse Süddeutschlands - Rodentia und Lagomorpha (Mammalia) aus den Fundstellen der Ulmer Gegend. Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde, Serie B (Geologie und Paläontologie). 200:1-263

Belongs to Glirudinus according to J. Werner 1994

Sister taxa: Glirudinus antiquus, Glirudinus bouziguensis, Glirudinus engesseri, Glirudinus euryodon, Glirudinus glirulus, Glirudinus gracilis, Glirudinus haramiensis, Glirudinus minutus, Glirudinus modestus, Glirudinus undosus

Type specimen: SMNS 44622/Q-1 M2 sup. sin., a tooth. Its type locality is Eggingen-Mittelhart 2, which is in a MP 30/MN 1 lacustrine mudstone/sandstone in the Lower Freshwater Molasse Formation of Germany.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene to Miocene of Germany (1 collection)

• Oligocene of Germany (2)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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