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Sciuropterus russicus Tiedemann 1808 (squirrel)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Sciuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 233651

Alternative combination: Pteromys russicus

Synonym: Sciurus volans Linnaeus 1758 [replaced name] (taxon 104239)

Belongs to Sciuropterus according to O. Thomas 1911

Sister taxa: Petauristodon jamesi, Petauristodon mathewsi, Petauristodon minimus, Petauristodon pattersoni, Petauristodon uphami, Sciuropterus gaudryi, Sciuropterus volans, Sciuropterus jourdani

Ecology: scansorial granivore-frugivore