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Dipodomys nitratoides Merriam 1894 (San Joaquin kangaroo rat)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Heteromyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 237265

Alternative combination: Dipodomys merriami nitratoides

Belongs to Dipodomys according to T. L. Best and L. L. Janecek 1992

Sister taxa: Dipodomys agilis, Dipodomys compactus, Dipodomys deserti, Dipodomys gidleyi, Dipodomys hibbardi, Dipodomys ingens, Dipodomys merriami, Dipodomys microps, Dipodomys minor, Dipodomys ordii, Dipodomys pattersoni, Dipodomys spectabilis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): skull 19.0 x 16.3