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Akodon philipmyersi Pardiñas et al. 2005 (akodont)

Osteichthyes - Glires - Cricetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 237180

Full reference: U. F. J. Pardiñas, G. D'Elía, S. Cirignoli and P. Suarez. 2005. A new species of Akodon (Rodentia, Cricetidae) from the northern Campos grasslands of Argentina. Journal of Mammalogy 86(3):462-474

Belongs to Akodon according to U. F. J. Pardiñas et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Akodon (Akodon), Akodon (Chalcomys), Akodon (Hypsimys), Akodon angustidens, Akodon clivigenis, Akodon cursor, Akodon iniscatus, Akodon johannis, Akodon lindberghi, Akodon lorenzinii, Akodon molinae, Akodon montensis, Akodon mystax, Akodon neocenus, Akodon sanctipaulensis, Akodon tolimae

Type specimen: CNP 739

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): skull 21.6 x 12.0