Sicista praeloriger Kormos 1930 (birch mouse)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Zapodidae

Full reference: T. Kormos. 1930. Diagnosen neuer Säugetiere aus dem Oberpliozänen fauna des Somlyóberges bei Püspökfürdö. Annales Musei Nationalis Hungarici 27:237-246

Belongs to Sicista according to T. Kormos 1930

Sister taxa: Sicista subtilis, Sicista wangi

Type specimen: Its type locality is Betfia 2, which is in a Pleistocene cave horizon in Romania

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Quaternary of the Czech Republic (1 collection), Hungary (14), Romania (10)

• Pliocene of Hungary (1)

Total: 26 collections each including a single occurrence

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