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Thryonomys Fitzinger 1867 (cane rat)

Mammalia - Glires - Thryonomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42027

Synonym: Aulacodus Temminck 1827 [replaced name] (taxon 380400)

Parent taxon: Thryonomyidae according to H. M. Sallam and E. R. Seiffert 2019

Sister taxa: Epiphiomys, Kochalia, Neophiomys, Neosciuromys, Paraphiomys, Paraulacodus, Protohummus, Sacaresia

Subtaxa: Thryonomys swinderianus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore