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Dryomys Thomas 1906 (dormouse)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Gliridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41582

Synonym: Afrodryomys Jaeger 1975 (taxon 131735)

Parent taxon: Dryomyinae according to R. Daams and H. De Bruijn 1995

Sister taxa: Anthracoglis, Chaetocauda, Eivissia, Eliomys, Gliruloides, Hypnomys, Maltamys, Microdyromys, Tyrrhenoglis

Subtaxa: Dryomys ambiguus, Dryomys apulus, Dryomys chaabi, Dryomys laniger, Dryomys nitedula

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Type: Dryomys nitedula

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore