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Liomys salvini Thomas 1893 (Salvin's spiny pocket mouse)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Heteromyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 231467

Alternative combination: Heteromys salvini

Belongs to Liomys according to K. Steudel and J. Beattie 1993

Sister taxon: Liomys irroratus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 19.5, humerus length 13.6, tibia length 20.8, ulna length 13.6

Estimated body mass: 25.3 g based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length