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Lagidium Meyen 1833 (viscacha)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Chinchillidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 231494

Synonym: Lagotis Bennett 1833 (taxon 231795)

Parent taxon: Chinchillidae according to E. T. Bennett 1833

Sister taxa: Chinchilla, Eoviscaccia, Lagostominae, Lagostomus, Prolagostomus, Scotamys, Sphodromys

Subtaxa: Lagidium ahuacaense, Lagidium peruanum, Lagidium viscacia, Lagidium wolffsohni

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore