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Galileomys Vucetich and Kramarz 2003 (caviomorph)

Mammalia - Glires - Acaremyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 76970

Full reference: M. G. Vucetich and A. G. Kramarz. 2003. New Miocene rodents from Patagonia (Argentina) and their bearing on the early radiation of the Octodontoids (Hystricognathi). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 23(2):435-444

Parent taxon: Acaremyidae according to M. Arnal and M. G. Vucetich 2015

Sister taxa: Acaremys, Platypittamys, Pseudoacaremys

Subtaxa: Galileomys antelucanus, Galileomys baios, Galileomys colloncurensis, Galileomys eurygnathus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore