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Mus sylvaticus Linnaeus 1758 (wood mouse)

Mammalia - Glires - Muridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 104207

Alternative combination: Apodemus sylvaticus

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Mus according to M. Boule and L. De Villeneuve 1927

Sister taxa: Mus alexandrinus, Mus bateae, Mus erythroleucus, Mus hipparionum, Mus minotaurus, Mus musculoides, Mus musculus, Leggada tenella

Ecology: scansorial insectivore