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Hyposteiromys Patterson 1958 (porcupine)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Erethizontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 117724

Parent taxon: Erethizontidae according to Patterson 1958

Sister taxa: Branisamyopsis, Coendou, Eopululo, Erethizon, Erethizontinae, Hypsosteiromys, Microsteiromys, Neosteiromys, Palaeosteiromys, Paradoxomys, Sphiggurus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: arboreal herbivore