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Leptodontomys Shotwell 1956 (rodent)

Mammalia - Glires - Eomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41624

Synonym: Pseudadjidaumo Lindsay 1972 (taxon 41635)

Full reference: J. A. Shotwell. 1956. Hemphillian mammalian assemblage from northeastern Oregon. Geological Society America Bulletin 67

Parent taxon: Eomyidae according to E. H. Lindsay 1972

Sister taxa: Adjidaumo, Aguafriamys, Apeomyinae, Arikareeomys, Asianeomys, Aulolithomys, Centimanomys, Cristadjidaumo, Cupressimus, Eomyodon, Eomyops, Eomys, Estramomys, Kansasimys, Keramidomys, Ligerimys, Litoyoderimys, Metadjidaumo, Metanoiamys, Montanamus, Namatomys, Omboomys, Orelladjidaumo, Paradjidaumo, Paranamatomys, Protadjidaumo, Pseudotheridomys, Rhodanomys, Ritteneria, Symplokeomys, Viejadjidaumo, Yoderimyinae, Zemiodontomys

Subtaxa: Leptodontomys douglassi, Leptodontomys oregonensis, Leptodontomys quartzi, Leptodontomys russelli, Leptodontomys stirtoni

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Type: Leptodontomys oregonensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore