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Knightomys reginensis Korth 1984 (rodent)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Sciuravidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 47448

Alternative combination: Microparamys reginensis

Full reference: W. W. Korth. 1984. Earliest Tertiary evolution and radiation of rodents in North America. Bulletin of Carnegie Museum of Natural History 24:1-71

Belongs to Knightomys according to K. M. Flanagan 1986

Sister taxa: Knightomys cremneus, Knightomys cuspidatus, Knightomys depressus, Knightomys huerfanensis, Knightomys minor, Knightomys senior

Type specimen: Its type locality is Almagre (CM 945), which is in a Wasatchian terrestrial horizon in the San Jose Formation of New Mexico

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): M1 1.05 x 1.11, M2 1.04 x 1.15, M3 0.977 x 0.934, m1 1.07 x 1.00, m2 1.10 x 0.99, m3 1.10 x 0.91