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Marmota Frisch 1775 (marmot)

Osteichthyes - Glires - Sciuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41502

Synonyms: Arctomys Schreber 1780 (no. 44280), Lagomys Storr 1780 (no. 47459), Lipura Illiger 1811 (no. 103833), Marmota (Marmotops) Pocock 1923 (no. 133137), Marmotops Pocock 1923 (no. 133136), Stereodectes Cope 1869 (no. 395305)

Parent taxon: Marmotini according to J. M. Mercer and V. L. Roth 2003

Sister taxa: Ammospermophilus, Cynomys, Eutamias, Neotamias, Spermophilus, Tamias, Spermophilinus

Subtaxa: Arctomys primigenia, Arctomys tortus, Arctomys vetus, Lagomys sardus, Marmota arizonae, Marmota broweri, Marmota caligata, Marmota flaviventris, Marmota korthi, Marmota marmota, Marmota minor, Marmota monax, Marmota nevadensis, Marmota olympus, Marmota vancouverensis

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Ecology: semifossorial insectivore