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Schizogliravus micio Misonne 1957 (dormouse)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Gliridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 349691

Alternative combinations: Butseloglis micio, Peridyromys micio

Synonym: Gliravus itardiensis Vianey-Liaud 1989 (taxon 94347)

Belongs to Schizogliravus according to M. Freudenthal 2004

Sister taxa: Schizogliravus bravoi, Schizogliravus bruijni, Schizogliravus daamsi, Schizogliravus garouillensis, Schizogliravus hispanicus, Schizogliravus montisalbani, Schizogliravus tenuis

Type specimens:

  • Schizogliravus micio: IRSNB Ct.M.1143, a tooth. Its type locality is Hoogbutsel, which is in an Oligocene fluvial-lacustrine horizon in the Borgloon Formation of Belgium.
  • Gliravus itardiensis: ITD 140, a skull.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore