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Alphagaulus Korth 2000 (rodent)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Mylagaulidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41469

Full reference: W. W. Korth. 2000. Review of Miocene (Hemingfordian to Clarendonian) mylagaulid rodents (Mammalia) from Nebraska. Annals of Carnegie Museum 69(4):227-280

Parent taxon: Mylagaulinae according to X. Lu et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Ceratogaulus, Epigaulus, Galbreathia, Hesperogaulus, Mesogaulus, Mylagaulodon, Mylagaulus, Notogaulus, Pterogaulus, Simpligaulus, Tschalimys, Umbogaulus

Subtaxa: Alphagaulus douglassi, Alphagaulus pristinus, Alphagaulus tedfordi, Alphagaulus vetus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore