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Protechimys Schlosser 1884 (rodent)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Theridomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 327571

Full reference: M. Schlosser. 1884. Die Nager des europäischen Tertiärs nebst Betrachtungen über die Organisation und die geschichtliche Entwicklung der Nager überhaupt [The rodents of the european Tertiary with general considerations of the organisation and the evolutionary history of the rodents]. Palaeontographica 31(1-2):19-162

Parent taxon: Theridomyinae according to M. Vianey-Liaud et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Blainvillimys, Isoptychus, Patriotheridomys, Theridomys, Toeniodus

Subtaxa: Protechimys lebratierensis, Protechimys major

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Type: Protechimys major

Ecology: scansorial insectivore