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Metanoiamys lacus Storer 1987 (rodent)

Mammalia - Glires - Eomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 48453

Alternative combination: Namatomys lacus

Full reference: J. E. Storer. 1987. Dental evolution and radiation of Eocene and early Oligocene Eomyidae (Mammalia, Rodentia) of North America, with new material from the Duchesnean of Saskatchewan. Dakoterra 3:108-117

Belongs to Metanoiamys according to W. W. Korth and J. G. Eaton 2004

Sister taxa: Metanoiamys agorus, Metanoiamys fantasma, Metanoiamys fugitivus, Metanoiamys korthi, Metanoiamys marinus, Metanoiamys paradoxus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): M1 1.02 x 1.13, M2 1.02 x 1.13, M3 1.00 x 1.09, m1 1.03 x 0.93, m2 1.03 x 0.93, m3 1.19 x 0.97