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Family Ochotonidae Thomas 1897 (pika)

Mammalia - Glires

PaleoDB taxon number: 42155

Invalid subtaxa: Lagomyidae Lilljeborg 1866 (no. 77300), Lagomys palatinus Cope 1871 [nomen dubium] (no. 47461), Ochotona palatinus Cope 1871 [nomen dubium] (no. 395357), Praotherium palatinum Cope 1871 [nomen dubium] (no. 50656)

Parent taxon: Lagomorpha according to O. G. Bendukidze et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Annalagus, Dawsonolagus, Ephemerolagus, Eurolagus, Leporidae, Ochotonolagus, Palaeolagidae, Strenulagidae, Strenulagus, Tsaganolagus

Subtaxa: Amphilagus, Bellatona, Cuyamalagus, Gripholagomys, Hesperolagomys, Ochotoninae, Oklahomalagus, Piezodus, Prolagus, Russellagus, Sinolagomyinae, Titanomys

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Type: Ochotona

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore