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Tamias Illinger 1811 (chipmunk)

Mammalia - Glires - Sciuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41529

Alternative spelling: Tamia

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

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

Subtaxa: Tamias aristus, Tamias ateles, Tamias eviensis, Tamias laevidens, Tamias striatus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore