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Praotherium palatinum Cope 1871 (squirrel)

Mammalia - Glires - Sciuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 50656

Alternative combinations: Lagomys palatinus, Ochotona palatinus

Belongs to Ochotonidae according to B. Kurten and E. Anderson 1980

Sister taxa: Amphilagus, Bellatona, Bohlinotona, Cuyamalagus, Gripholagomys, Hesperolagomys, Ochotoninae, Oklahomalagus, Piezodus, Prolagus, Russellagus, Sinolagomyinae, Titanomys

Ecology: scansorial insectivore