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Plesiosminthus xiningensis Li and Qiu 1980 (jumping mouse)

Mammalia - Glires - Zapodidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 54380

Full reference: C.-k. Li and Z.-d. Qiu. 1980. Early Miocene mammalian fossils of Xining Basin, Qinghai. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 18(3):198-214

Belongs to Plesiosminthus according to C.-k. Li and Z.-d. Qiu 1980

Sister taxa: Plesiosminthus admyarion, Plesiosminthus asiaticus, Plesiosminthus barsboldi, Plesiosminthus bavaricus, Plesiosminthus conjunctus, Plesiosminthus huangshuiensis, Plesiosminthus margaritae, Plesiosminthus meridionalis, Plesiosminthus moniqueae, Plesiosminthus moralesi, Plesiosminthus myarion, Plesiosminthus olzi, Plesiosminthus promyarion, Plesiosminthus schaubi, Plesiosminthus tereskentensis, Plesiosminthus winistoerferi

Type specimen: IVPP V.5996

Ecology: scansorial insectivore