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Necromys Ameghino 1889 (mouse)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Cricetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 104888

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1889. Contribución al conocimiento de los mamíferos fósiles de la República Argentina [Contribution to the knowledge of the fossil mammals of the Argentine Republic]. Actas de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias de la República Argentina en Córdoba 6:xxxii-1027

Parent taxon: Akodontini according to G. D'Elía 2003

Sister taxa: Akodon, Bibimys, Blarinomys, Brucepattersonius, Deltamys, Juscelinomys, Kunsia, Lenoxus, Oxymycterus, Scapteromys, Thalpomys, Thaptomys

Subtaxa: Necromys conifer, Necromys lactens

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Type: Necromys conifer

Ecology: scansorial insectivore