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Peridiomys Matthew 1924 (rodent)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Heteromyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41687

Full reference: W. D. Matthew. 1924. Third contribution to the Snake Creek Fauna. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 50:59-210

Parent taxon: Heteromyidae according to W. D. Matthew 1924

Sister taxa: Balantiomys, Chaetodipus, Cupidinimus, Dikkomys, Dipodomys, Eodipodomys, Harrymyinae, Harrymys, Heteromyinae, Lignimus, Liomys, Mioheteromys, Mookomys, Oregonomys, Perodipus, Perognathus, Prodipodomys, Proheteromys, Schizodontomys, Stratimus, Trogomys

Subtaxa: Peridiomys borealis, Peridiomys halis, Peridiomys oregonensis, Peridiomys rusticus

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Type: Peridiomys rusticus

Ecology: ground dwelling granivore-browser