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Niptomomys McKenna 1960 (placental)

Mammalia - Primates - Microsyopidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40720

Full reference: M. C. McKenna. 1960. Fossil Mammalia from the early Wasatchian Four Mile fauna, Eocene of northwest Colorado. University of California Publications in Geological Sciences 37(1):1-130

Parent taxon: Uintasoricinae according to G. F. Gunnell 1989

Sister taxa: Choctawius, Uintasorex

Subtaxa: Niptomomys doreenae, Niptomomys favorum, Niptomomys thelmae

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore