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Infraorder Hystricognathi Tullberg 1899 (rodent)

Mammalia - Glires

PaleoDB taxon number: 178535

Synonym: Phiomorpha Lavocat 1962 [invalid subgroup] (taxon 42013)

Parent taxon: Hystricomorpha according to R. Sostillo et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Coendidae, Paradoxomyidae, Viscacidae

Subtaxa: Bathyergidae, Bathyergomorpha, Birkamys, Bugtimys, Caviomorpha, Gaudeamuridae, Hodsahibia, Hystricidae, Metaphiomys, Mubhammys, Phiomyidae, Protophiomyinae, Tufamyidae, Turkanamys

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore