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Reithrodontomys galushai Tomida 1987 (harvest mouse)

Osteichthyes - Glires - Cricetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 51316

Full reference: Y. Tomida. 1987. Small mammal fossils and correlation of continental deposits, Safford and Duncan basins, Arizona. National Science Museum 1-141

Belongs to Reithrodontomys according to Y. Tomida 1987

Sister taxa: Reithrodontomys fulvescens, Reithrodontomys humulis, Reithrodontomys megalotis, Reithrodontomys montanus, Reithrodontomys moorei, Reithrodontomys pratincola, Reithrodontomys rexroadensis, Reithrodontomys wetmorei

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): m1 1.36 x 0.83

Estimated body mass: 11.3 g based on m1 length