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Trogomys

Mammalia - Rodentia - Heteromyidae

Taxonomy
Trogomys was named by Reeder (1960). It is not extant. Its type is Trogomys rupinimenthae.

It was assigned to Heteromyidae by Reeder (1960) and Korth (1997).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1960Trogomys Reeder
1997Trogomys Korth

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
superfamilyGeomyoideaBonaparte 1845
familyHeteromyidaeGray 1868
genusTrogomys

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: ground dwellingf
Diet: granivoref
Diet 2: browserf
Created: 2005-06-08 10:11:09
Modified: 2005-08-26 13:09:37
Source: f = family, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Nowak 1991, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: base of the Arikareean to the top of the Barstovian or 30.80000 to 13.60000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Arikareean30.8 - 20.43USA (California) Heteromyidae indet. (17852)
Early/Lower Hemingfordian20.43 - 15.97USA (California) T. rupinimenthae (19194)
Hemingfordian20.43 - 15.97USA (California) T. sp. (19358)
Barstovian15.97 - 13.6USA (California) T. sp. (19369)