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Scotamys Loomis 1914 (chinchilid)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Chinchillidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42081

Parent taxon: Chinchillidae according to A. E. Wood and B. Patterson 1959

Sister taxa: Chinchilla, Eoviscaccia, Lagidium, Lagostominae, Lagostomus, Prolagostomus, Sphodromys

Subtaxa: Scotamys antiquus

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Type: Scotamys antiquus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore