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Proansomys Bi et al. 2013 (mountain beaver)

Mammalia - Glires - Aplodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 336268

Full reference: S. Bi, J. Meng, S. McLean, W. Wu, X. Ni and J. Ye. 2013. A New Genus of Aplodontid Rodent (Mammalia, Rodentia) from the Late Oligocene of Northern Junggar Basin, China. PLoS ONE 8(1):e52625:1-8

Parent taxon: Ansomyinae according to S. Bi et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Ansomys, Disallomys

Subtaxa: Proansomys badamae, Proansomys daxnerae, Proansomys dureensis

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Type: Proansomys dureensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore