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Chinchilla Bennett 1829 (chinchilla)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Chinchillidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 231797

Parent taxon: Chinchillidae according to E. T. Bennett 1833

Sister taxa: Eoviscaccia, Lagidium, Lagostominae, Lagostomus, Prolagostomus, Scotamys, Sphodromys

Subtaxa: Chinchilla lanigera

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Type: Mus laniger

Ecology: scansorial insectivore