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Oryzomys fulvescens Saussure 1860 (fulvous pygmy rice rat)

Mammalia - Glires - Cricetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 160975

Alternative combination: Hesperomys fulvescens

Belongs to Oryzomys according to W. W. Dalquest and E. Roth 1970

Sister taxa: Oryzomys anoblepas, Oryzomys barbacoas, Oryzomys delticola, Oryzomys flavescens, Oryzomys fossilis, Oryzomys palustris, Oryzomys ratticeps, Oryzomys russatus, Oryzomys subflavus, Oryzomys sublineatus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore