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Occitanomys (Rhodomys)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Muridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1991Occitanomys (Rhodomys) Martín Suárez and Mein p. 73

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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()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
infraorderMyodontaSchaub 1958
superfamilyMuroideaIlliger 1811
Eumuroida
familyMuridaeIlliger 1811
genusOccitanomysMichaux 1969
subgenusRhodomys

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
E. Martín Suárez and P. Mein 1991Small-sized Occitanomys; M1 with t1 placed very far backwards, often isolated from t2, and sometimes connected to t5 by a longitudinal crest. m1 without tma and with a poorly developed longitudinal spur (or crest) between entoconid and protoconid; m2 reduced posteriorly, and somtimes possessing a c2.
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: ground dwellingf
Diet: herbivoref
Diet 2: insectivoref
Created: 2005-06-08 10:11:09
Modified: 2005-08-26 13:15:11
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 MN 11 to the top of the MN 13 or 8.70000 to 4.90000 Ma

Collections (36 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Spain (Granada) Occitanomys adroveri (26752)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Spain Occitanomys adroveri (79628 174643)
MN 118.7 - 7.75Spain (Alicante) Occitanomys sondaari (68914 68915)
Turolian8.7 - 5.333Spain (Murcia) Occitanomys adroveri (37546)
Turolian8.7 - 5.333Spain Occitanomys adroveri (40758)
Turolian8.7 - 5.333Spain (Aragon) Occitanomys adroveri (35313 35315 35316 35317 35318 35319 35321 35324 35325 35326 35327 35328 35329 35340 35346) Occitanomys sondaari (35310 35311 35314) Parapodemus adroveri (35339)
Turolian8.7 - 5.333Spain (Albacete) Occitanomys adroveri (41949)
MN 127.75 - 7.246France (Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur Region) Occitanomys adroveri (37047)
MN 127.75 - 7.246Spain (Alicante) Occitanomys adroveri (68916 68917 68919 75246) Occitanomys sondaari (68920)
MN 137.246 - 4.9Spain (Aragon) Occitanomys adroveri (38803)
Early/Lower Pliocene5.333 - 3.6Moldova Occitanomys adroveri (198590)
Ruscinian - Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Greece Occitanomys adroveri (31931)